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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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Drought-stricken north Queensland grazier starts up lawn mower for first time in four years

09:32 EDT

Tess Pemble has not mowed her lawn in four years ?? she has not had a lawn to mow.

Townsville drenched by intense rain event as thunderstorms hit Queensland city

09:28 EDT

A once-in-100-year rain event has pummelled Townsville in north Queensland, causing flash flooding that caught some motorists off-guard.

Rivers down and cruises cancelled as Kakadu National Park swelters through one of its driest wet seasons on record

08:32 EDT

The World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park is suffering through one of its driest wet seasons on record.