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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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NSW weather: Lachlan River peaks in heavy Forbes flooding; SES continuing to monitor situation

08:46 EST

Forbes' Lachlan River in central west New South Wales has peaked, the State Emergency Service says, with at least .

Adelaide weather: Heavy rain forecast to drench city and Hills

08:44 EST

SES and weather bureau officials are due to meet today to prepare for heavy rain forecast for later this week across Adelaide and the Adelaide Hills.

NSW weather: Forbes residents warned to evacuate as Lachlan River nears unexpectedly high peak

18:18 EST

The flood-hit area of Forbes in central-western NSW is readying itself for the worst of a slow-moving flood, with the peak expected to hit after midnight.