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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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Mercury rising in Melbourne

08:21 EDT

Temperatures will soar across Victoria today, with fire bans and heat health alerts issued across the state.

Victoria sweats through heatwave as bushfires ease

08:10 EDT

Victorians are being warned there will be no respite from Thursday's heat as temperatures are expected to rise above 40 degrees Celsius again on Friday.

Parts of Australia to hit 40C today as others brace for a hot weekend

08:03 EDT

Very hot and dry conditions have been forecast across the country today and over the weekend, fuelling warnings of extreme fire danger in some states.