Africa GFS MSL Pressure/Thickness/Rainfall +168 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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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.
Sydneysiders sweltered through another sticky evening, with the temperature reaching a scorching 31 degrees Celsius at 6:00am this morning.
Heatwave conditions are scorching southern Queensland today for a second time in just over a week, with paramedics preparing for another spike in heat-related cases.
Being able to enjoy water sports on an outback cattle station is not something that happens very often, especially in the desert.