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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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Dust storm hits Sydney, NSW Government issues air quality warning

20:37 EDT

A dust storm that has swept across drought-stricken parts of New South Wales has shrouded Sydney's landmarks and sparked an air quality warning from the State Government.

'Thundersnow', dust storms and gale force winds: What is going on with Australia's weather?

16:53 EDT

Every Australian state and territory has been impacted by wild weather over the past few days.

Wild weather hits Adelaide, blowing roofs off homes and forcing residents to flee

16:22 EDT

Several homes in Adelaide have been left in ruins and 16,000 properties are still without power following destructive wild weather last night.