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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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Falls and flooding for Queensland's Central Coast

15:04 EDT

As expected, the rainfall totals were of the order of hundreds of millimetres on the Central Coast and Capricornia of Queensland over the course of the weekend, with some places having their largest falls this wet season.

BoM given one day's notice about CSIRO restructure

15:03 EDT

The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says it was given just one day's notice about a major CSIRO restructure that could impact joint projects between the agencies.

Tarrington in Victoria's south-west to attempt record rain dance after dry weather

14:57 EDT

With parts of regional Victoria struggling with dry condition, one remote community is taking matters into its own hands.