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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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Western Qld wool classer says the industry has been on a decline for 50 years

13:57 EDT

A wool classer who spent 50 years in shearing sheds around western Queensland says there has been a slow decline in the industry since he started.

Melbourne's searing heat to vanish in an instant

13:09 EDT

Melbourne is enduring record heat, but this afternoon those only in t-shirts will feel the chill.

Locals worried about Katherine River levels, but records show height is close to long-term average

12:07 EDT

Long-term locals are concerned about the height of the Katherine River in the Northern Territory after successive poor wet seasons.