North America GFS Surface Temperature/Wind +192 hour Chart
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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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.
Queensland has experienced its hottest May on record, with Brisbane enduring its warmest average temperature for the month in 115 years.
An independent climatologist says a change in the weather pattern could be fantastic news for farmers who need winter rain.
A Red Centre cattle station has decided to bring forward its muster because of continuing rain.