Australia GFS Surface Temperature/Wind +48 hour Chart
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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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.
Rain and thunderstorms are spreading across southern and central Australia today as the first big system of spring pushes east.
The wine industry will soon have another tool at its fingertips to help navigate important on-farm decisions.
One of Australia's wettest winters on record has primed parts of the country for above-average bushfire potential this season.