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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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Portland's roads melted during last month's heatwave. So what does this extreme weather event tell us about climate change?

19:18 EST

Ever imagined a city so hot that the road melts and parts of the transport system start to warp and twist? What about an unprecedented cold snap that froze power lines in the usually balmy state of Texas?  Or bushfire smoke travelling more than 4,000 kilometres from America's west coast to New York City, causing air pollution nine times the recommended level? And Germany recording roughly double the amount of rain expected for the entire month of July in just two days.

Winter blast to return to the southeast

13:02 EST

A cold front may be impacting southeastern Australia today, but it's the next system that will bring the significantly cooler conditions.

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