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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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Supercell warnings expected as severe storms forecast from Newcastle to Charleville

20:19 EDT

A complex low and extended trough are set to bring supercell thunderstorms to northern New South Wales and southern Queensland today, after South Australia and Victoria got a battering on Thursday.  Bureau of Meteorology senior forecaster Jackson Browne said the main band of storms, with possible damaging winds, large hail and heavy rainfall, would stretch from Newcastle through to Charleville.

Thousands of properties without power as storms lash South Australia, forcing weather bureau's evacuation

20:07 EDT

A second wave of thunderstorms knocked out power to thousands more homes across South Australia on Thursday night ? and even forced the brief evacuation of the weather bureau's Adelaide office.

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