Australia GFS MSL Pressure/Thickness/Rainfall +144 hour Chart
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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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.
After a week of hot and sunny days, Perth's run has come to an end.
The Buloke Shire in western Victoria is warning there will be serious social consequences from the region's second year in drought.
Rural financial counselling service expects big demand from central Victorian growers amid dry conditions
Central Victoria's rural financial counselling service says it is facing a busy time as grain growers count the losses caused by the recent hot weather.