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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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Union calls for probe into building standards at Lismore hospital after maternity ward roof damage

16:12 EDT

The Health Services Union is calling for an investigation into building standards at the Lismore Base Hospital on the NSW north coast after scaffolding collapsed onto the roof of the maternity ward during Sunday's storm.

Hot, windy weather forecast for South Australia bushfire zone

15:08 EDT

Strong winds are causing problems for residents and firefighters on the fire ground in South Australia's Mid North.

More Wimmera-Mallee drought support coming says Labor

14:41 EDT

The Victorian Government is assuring residents in the Wimmera and southern Mallee that more drought support will be made available early next year.