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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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How about a day of skiing and big wave surfing a week out from summer?

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This weekend will offer the rare opportunity to go skiing in Australia's alps and surfing on large, clean waves along the NSW coast, on the same day, just one week out from summer.

Why wind shear matters for supercell thunderstorms

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Severe thunderstorms are likely to affect a number of states and territories today and supercell thunderstorms are possible in parts of western NSW.