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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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Pipeline that supplies water to pastoralists in far-west NSW to be decommissioned

17:01 EDT

A deteriorating pipeline that supplies raw water for pastoralists in far west New South Wales will be decommissioned once authorities secure alternative options.

Wood sculptor makes public art out of trees downed in Darwin by Cyclone Marcus

15:47 EDT

The term "public art" might conjure up images of graffiti or large-scale installations, but Joel Mitchell's work involves a couple of chainsaws and trees destined for the chipper.

Powerful Cyclone Marcus

14:34 EDT

Severe Tropical Cyclone Marcus became the strongest tropical cyclone in Australian waters for more than a decade this morning.