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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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Storm batters south-west WA as strong winds down trees, damage homes

10:33 EST

A severe cold front over the southern half of Western Australia has uprooted trees and brought down power lines, causing minor property damage — and more severe weather is on the way.

Horror bushfire season forecast for NSW with early start predicted, RFS says

09:57 EST

New South Wales could be heading for a horror bushfire season with the first fire expected in a matter of weeks, according to the Rural Fire Service.

Cow that survives 70-kilometre swim in Cyclone Debbie floodwaters gives birth

08:49 EST

A cow that survived a 70-kilometre, three-day swim through floodwaters in the wake of Cyclone Debbie has just given birth to a healthy male calf.