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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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.

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Students' roof blown off house, fishermen rescued as wild weather hits Tasmania

13:48 EDT

"Thank God we're standing here!" A group of students in Tasmania's south had a rude awakening overnight, as wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour battered their house.

Cyclone Marcus: Darwin residents emerge to survey the damage

13:47 EDT

Darwin residents have entered clean-up mode after the strongest cyclone to hit the city in 30 years caused widespread destruction.

Tropical Cyclone Marcus reaches Kimberly communities as category two system

13:34 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Marcus has reached the Kimberly coast as a category two system.