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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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

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Spring heatwave hits east coast, with temperatures soaring in New South Wales, Queensland and Victoria

11:47 EST

The east coast of Australia is facing a spring heatwave this weekend, with temperatures expected to soar past 40 degrees Celsius in some areas of the country.

Bushfire fears as southern Queensland faces significant fire risk over the weekend

11:31 EST

Southern Queensland is in the grip of hot and dry conditions, prompting fears for significant bushfires over the weekend.

Cloud suppressing temperatures over Sydney

10:16 EST

While temperatures are already soaring into the high 20's over Illawarra, the mercury is struggling in the low 20's across Sydney this morning.