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Instant Storm Forecasting

Handbook / ManualOut of Print

By: Alan Watts(Author)

64 pages, colour photos

Adlard Coles Nautical

Paperback | Mar 2009 | #233321 | ISBN-13: 9780713687842
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About this book

Instant Storm Forecasting is an invaluable reference for anyone pursuing outdoor activities. Using dramatic photographs of cloud formations, helpful tables and practical explanations, Alan Watts equips the reader with the tools to assess the chances of being caught out in a storm, and judge how severe that storm might be. He explains how strong winds build up, how thunder and hail stones are formed and what causes hurricanes, tornadoes, typhoons and waterspouts. This comprehensive little book makes fascinating reading as well as being an essential guide for anyone about to encounter the elements.


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Biography

Alan Watts, one-time professional meteorologist and enthusiastic sailor, has spent many years studying weather changes in all their variations. He is the author of the bestselling Instant Weather Forecasting, Instant Wind Forecasting and The Weather Handbook, all published by Adlard Coles Nautical.

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