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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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Stormy Saturday for the Southeast

17:47 EDT

Severe thunderstorms have developed across parts of New South Wales, bringing a lightshow over much of the state.

Man killed by lightning near Dubbo

17:29 EDT

A man has died after being struck by lightning at Geurie, near Dubbo, in New South Wales' central west, as thunderstorms lash large areas of the state.

Dracula's weatherman flees cold climates to face the Queensland sun

11:53 EDT

Gabriel Branescu speaks four languages, has lived on four continents, guided Soviet-made MiG fighter jets on sorties over Eastern Europe and safely landed expeditioners on an ice runway at Casey Station in Antarctica.