Fairfax Media Network

Australia GFS MSL Pressure/Thickness/Rainfall +48 hour Chart

left right
left left right right

About GFS

Global Forecast System. The operational numerical weather forecasting model run by NCEP. The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based. Forecast data from the GFS is available out to 180 hours at full resolution and 16 days at a reduced resolution.

Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Dairy loans might be hard to access, but will help farmers face some hard truths

15:28 EST

Low-interest loans may be difficult to access, but will also help people face some difficult truths, a rural accountant says.

Weather information used by airlines needs updating after emergency landings, safety report finds

15:28 EST

The need to improve weather information used by airline flight crews was highlighted after the emergency landing of two Adelaide-bound Boeing 737 passenger jets at Mildura Airport in 2013, a report has found.

Housing market 'worst ever seen' in drought-stricken central-west Queensland

15:13 EST

Real estate agents in drought-stricken central-west Queensland say the housing market is the worst they have ever seen, but agree there is a silver lining for prospective buyers.