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Australia Extended GFS Rainfall Forecast

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About Extended GFS

Medium-Range Forecast model; one of the operational forecast models run at NCEP. The MRF is run once daily, with forecast output out to 240 hours (10 days).

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Wild weather sets its sights on New Zealand

12:48 EST

A deep cold front will move over New Zealand, bringing an intense bout of wind, rain and snow.

Tigerair flight turned back to Melbourne after mid-air lightning strike

23:55 EST

An airline passenger has described her terror and ultimate relief after the plane she was on was hit by lightning and forced to return to Melbourne Airport.

Extreme heat replaces record rain in Japan

15:10 EST

Japan is having a remarkably active month in terms of weather, with record-breaking rain at the beginning of the month followed by life-threatening heat during the last fortnight.