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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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.
13:57 EDT A drover and his family have been left stranded on the side of the road after the Local Land Services (LLS) revoked their permit for travelling stock in New South Wales.