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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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Winter makes unexpected return to Victoria, with snow reported in the Alps

10:26 EDT

It may officially be summer, but it felt a lot like winter across Victoria as temperatures dropped and light snow was reported in the Alps.

Goyder's Line moving south with climate change, SA scientists say, forcing farming changes

10:14 EDT

Climate change is moving a line drawn across South Australian maps 150 years ago to indicate the northern boundary of the state's good agricultural land, scientists have said.

WWII wrecks and Darwin's ice age history unveiled by start-of-the-art technology

08:24 EDT

On first glance, Darwin Harbour appears much like any other Australian port, but a new geographic survey has documented ancient geography and ghostly shipwrecks in unprecedented detail.