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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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Melbourne suburbs struck by damaging hail and wind but fire danger set to increase again

07:27 EDT

Melbourne was struck by lightning, rain, flash flooding, golf ball-sized hail and fire overnight as a severe thunderstorm made its way over much of the state.

Bureau of Meteorology predicts wet weather and cooler temperatures for Darwin

06:41 EDT

Darwin has only recorded a third of the rain it usually does before January 20, but forecasters say this week's "monsoonal-like" conditions may help the Northern Territory capital catch up.

Heavy rain floods Helensvale caravan park on the Gold Coast, road collapses on Sunshine Coast

00:50 EDT

A road has partially collapsed on the Sunshine Coast in what the local council believe could have been caused by recent heavy rain.