The Rough Guide to Weather

The Rough Guide to Weather

Book - 2007
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Whether you’re an adventurer who enjoys wild weather, a traveller seeking climate details for Madagascar or Mumbai, or simply curious about those charts on the evening news, The Rough Guide to Weather is precisely what you need. From world climates and weather science to tips on how to read the sky and make sense of a forecast. Illustrated throughout with photographs and climate charts and useful links to hundreds of Internet resources for every continent, this guide is will help you stay a head of the storm.

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"If warm air raises, why is Everest so cold?" With his photographs and some 200 global city climate charts, a meteorologist/author of The Rough Guide to Climate Change provides a primer on weather-related phenomena and behind-the-scenes looks at how forecasts are made. Among the annotated resources listed in this update of the 2002 edition are special interest Websites and blogs, and government weather agencies worldwide. Annotation ©2008 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: London ; New York : Rough Guides, 2007
Edition: Second edition
ISBN: 9781843537120
Branch Call Number: 551.6 HENSO
Characteristics: x, 422 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 20 cm
Alternative Title: Weather
Notes: Previous edition: 2002


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