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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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BOM forecasts South-East Queensland's hot weather to break records as temperatures head for the 40s

11:13 EDT

South-East Queensland is in for a scorcher today with the weather bureau anticipating records could be broken.

Australian temperature records to watch this week

11:02 EDT

An exceptionally hot air mass will spread over Australia this week, challenging records for individual locations, states and the country as a whole.

WA bushfire emergency remains north of Perth but end in sight as Perth heatwave breaks

10:48 EDT

Firefighters hope a slight drop in temperature will help them get on top of an out-of-control bushfire burning north of Perth after a blistering three-day heatwave that broke December records with temperatures topping 40 degrees Celsius.