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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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Victoria sweats through heatwave as bushfires ease

06:30 EDT

Victorians are being warned there will be no respite from Thursday's heat as temperatures are expected to rise above 40 degrees Celsius again on Friday.

Weekend heatwave in NSW puts firefighters on high alert

06:02 EDT

A total fire ban has been declared for eastern and northern parts of New South Wales as firefighters brace for hot and windy conditions.

Four days of intense heat in western Sydney

17:28 EDT

Parts of western Sydney could experience their hottest four-day spell in more than 20 years between Friday and Monday.