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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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Swarm of grasshoppers take over Central Australia, but expert says no threat to southern crops

08:03 EDT

Swarms of insects have descended upon the Central Australian outback after recent rainfall.

NSW heatwave: Records tumble in Moree, while Sydney set to swelter with top of 40C

06:31 EDT

As the mercury soars in Sydney today, spare a thought for the people of Moree in northern New South Wales, who are in the midst of a record-breaking heatwave.

NT weather: Bureau predicts week of wet weather across state

20:15 EDT

Territorians should brace themselves for a very wet week, with rainfalls of up to 300 millimetres expected in some areas.