The Weather Almanac

A Reference Guide to Weather, Climate, and Related Issues in the United States and Its Key Cities

Author: Steven L. Horstmeyer

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN:

Category: Science

Page: 1144

View: 223

The Weather Almanac, 12th Edition is a resource for a variety of climate and meteorological data including both domestic and international weather trends, historical weather patterns dating back 1000 years, natural disasters, and a 20 page glossary of weather terminology. The book is complete with detailed maps, pictures, and tables compiling climate data from a variety of sources, including the National Weather Service and the US Geological Survey. Separate sections in The Weather Almanac are devoted to tornadoes, hurricanes, thunderstorms, and lightening, flash floods, and winter storms, and they have been edited from official reports by governmental agencies. The new edition has been updated to include recent disasters such as the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami that devastated Indonesia as well as 2005’s Hurricane Katrina. These chapters serve as a basic reference for severe weather and extreme conditions, which can assist in preparing for a weather emergency.

The weather almanac

a reference guide to weather, climate, and air quality in the United States and its key cities, comprising statistics, principles, and terminology ...

Author: James A. Ruffner

Publisher: Gale Cengage

ISBN:

Category: Nature

Page: 801

View: 199

Colorado Weather Almanac

Author: Mike Nelson

Publisher: Big Earth Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Nature

Page: 342

View: 862

The chief meteorologist at Denverver's KMGH-TV looks at Colorado's weather patterns and offers his observations on the Centennial state's climate.

The Weather Almanac

Author: Frank E. Bair

Publisher: Avon Books

ISBN:

Category: Science

Page: 728

View: 115

Statistics, charts, and maps providing information on temperatures, precipitation, snowfall, sunshine, and prevailing winds across the United States are compiled

Weather Almanac

Author: Eric Sloane

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN:

Category: Nature

Page: 249

View: 404

This single-volume combination of Eric Sloane's Almanac and Weather Forecaster and Folklore of American Weather offers a fascinating source of forecasting tips based on wind, clouds, the moon, and other natural phenomena. Sloane relates each month to typical weather conditions, highlighting his observations with 135 drawings that form nostalgic evocations of old-time America.

The Weather Almanac

A Reference Guide to Weather, Climate, and Related Issues in the United States and Its Key Cities

Author: Richard A. Wood, Ph.D.

Publisher: Wiley-Interscience

ISBN:

Category: Science

Page: 842

View: 891

The Weather Almanac presents hundreds of in-depth weather records for 108 major U.S. cities and a climatic overview of the country, including 33 U.S. weather atlas maps. You'll find explanations, safety rules and statistics for hurricanes, tornadoes and more. New to this edition is a "Recent Weather" chapter, detailing major weather events from the last two years. Includes a glossary, subject index and a guide to additional weather resources.

The Weather Almanac

A Reference Guide to Weather, Climate, and Air Quality in the United States and Its Key Cities, Comprising Statistics, Principles, and Terminology ...

Author: James A. Ruffner

Publisher: Gale Cengage

ISBN:

Category: Air quality

Page: 811

View: 240

The Weather Almanac presents in-depth weather records for 108 major U.S. cities and a climatic overview of the country. You'll find explanations, safety rules and statistics for hurricanes, tornadoes and more. Includes a glossary and a subject index.