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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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Tropical Cyclone Marcus reaches Kimberly communities as category two system

14:51 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Marcus has reached the Kimberly coast as a category two system.

Bushfires near Warrnambool intensify, houses lost in Victoria's west

14:42 EDT

Up to a dozen homes have been destroyed as out-of-control bush and grass fires continue to burn in western Victoria.

Tropical Cyclone Marcus prompts Darwin schools to close tomorrow as clean-up continues

14:34 EDT

Schools across Darwin will close tomorrow as emergency services work to restore power and water in the wake of Tropical Cyclone Marcus.