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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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Bushfires near Warrnambool continue to rage, houses lost in Victoria's west

22:22 EDT

Up to a dozen homes have been destroyed or damaged by bush and grass fires which continue to burn in Victoria's south-west.

Victoria bushfires force wedding guests to shelter in stable

19:53 EDT

A newlywed couple and their 150 wedding guests were forced to shelter in a stable when a bushfire threatened lives and homes on a farm in Victoria's west.

Tropical Cyclone Marcus reaches Kimberley communities as category two system

19:44 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Marcus has reached the Kimberley coast as a category two system.