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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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Roof blown off house, fisherman rescued as wild weather hits Tasmania

10:24 EDT

After a wild night, Tasmania is facing a day of severe weather, with winds of up to 120 kilometres per hour predicted across the state.

Victoria bushfire: Houses lost, blazes intensify in state's west

10:14 EDT

A significant number of properties have been impacted, fire officials say, as blazes burning in western Victoria grow in intensity due to a wind change earlier this morning.

Tropical Cyclone Marcus heads for Kimberly communities as category two system

10:13 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Marcus is expected to cross the Kimberly coast near the remote community of Kalumburu as a category two system this morning.