New Zealand GFS MSL Pressure/Thickness/Rainfall Summary
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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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.
Perth could see the heaviest rain in more than a month tonight as a late-winter front hits the southwest.
For people living in outback Queensland, the impact of the ongoing drought can be seen everywhere.
The Bega Valley Shire Council is caught in a perfect storm of insurers and governments avoiding claims to repair storm damage to a heritage wharf.