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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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Hail storm sweeps through Canberra, damaging countless cars and smashing windows

14:16 EDT

Hail as big as golf balls and ferocious winds of up to 116 kilometres per hour have torn through Canberra in a storm that had residents running for cover.

Massive hail smashes Canberra, heavy rain on NSW firegrounds

14:01 EDT

Giant hailstones have damaged cars and buildings in Canberra, while firegrounds in NSW's Snowy Mountains and South Coast have been soaked amid a severe thunderstorm.

More wild weather on the way for Victoria after overnight hail in Melbourne

13:59 EDT

Victoria is bracing more wild weather this afternoon with warnings of life-threatening flash flooding and severe thunderstorms across the state.