Fairfax Media Network

South America GFS MSL Pressure/Thickness/Rainfall +144 hour Chart

left right
left left right right

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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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.

Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Total fire ban declared in Tasmania as record temperatures forecast

14:55 EDT

The Tasmanian Fire Service has declared several total fire bans across large areas of the state ahead of more hot and windy weather on Thursday.

Two years of Buloke Shire drought prompts call for better mental health support

14:05 EDT

The Buloke Shire in western Victoria is warning there will be serious social consequences from the region's second year in drought.

Perth's hot streak ends

12:53 EDT

After a week of hot and sunny days, Perth's run has come to an end.