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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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Rain-predicting cactus flower may be pretty but it's a pest

15:18 EDT

A rain-predicting cactus that's caught the interest of weather watchers and gardeners alike has been identified as a pest plant and a biosecurity risk.

Why October has been wet in NSW

11:00 EDT

October has been a surprisingly good month in terms of rainfall for much of NSW.

Sweaty build-up in Darwin

09:45 EDT

Darwin has just sweated through its warmest pair of October days and nights in 16 years.