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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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Farmers rejoice as deluge fills rain gauges in Perth, Wheatbelt

12:48 EST

A low pressure system which has drenched Perth, the South West and parts of the Wheatbelt has farmers rejoicing.

Western Australia caught in heavy rain and thunderstorms

12:44 EST

Powerful thunderstorms have been drenching southwestern Australia, with some locations recording their wettest day in over a decade.

Cold snap could see snow fall as low as sea level in Hobart on Monday

08:39 EST

Weather forecasters are predicting snow across Tasmania over the weekend and possible snow in Hobart for the first time since 1986.