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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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

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Tropical Cyclone Marcus: Darwin schools to close as clean-up continues

18:19 EDT

Schools across Darwin will close on Monday as emergency services work to restore power and water in the wake of Tropical Cyclone Marcus.

Bushfires near Warrnambool intensify, houses lost in Victoria's west

17:56 EDT

Up to a dozen homes have been destroyed or damaged as out-of-control bush and grass fires continue to burn in western Victoria.

Cyclone Marcus: Darwin residents emerge to survey the damage

17:12 EDT

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