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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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Thunderstorm hits Darwin as Ex-Tropical Cyclone Esther traverses the NT

10:55 EDT

The remnant low pressure system that was formerly Tropical Cyclone Esther is passing over the Northern Territory, causing heavy rain and severe thunderstorms.

Bat clinic inundated as wildlife carers sign up en masse following bushfire disaster

10:40 EDT

Wildlife carers on the New South Wales South Coast remain swamped with work in the wake of the bushfires, with a flying fox clinic seeing a 900 per cent increase in bats needing care.

Ex-cyclone Esther bringing heavy rains to the north and could loop towards the middle of Australia, says BOM

10:33 EDT

Ex-tropical cyclone Esther is tracking an unpredictable path across northern Australia and could loop towards central Australia next week, with the Bureau of Meteorology describing it as "a remarkable system".