Colorado Weather Almanac

Author: Mike Nelson

Publisher: Big Earth Publishing

ISBN: 9781555664015

Category: Nature

Page: 342

View: 4048

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

Minnesota Weather Almanac

Second Edition, Completely Updated for the New Normals

Author: Mark W. Seeley

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780873519779

Category: Nature

Page: 344

View: 4332

A climatologist and commentator for Minnesota Public Radio offers a close-up look at the unique weather patterns of Minnesota, furnishing historical details, entertaining facts, scientific analysis, and records as he describes the seasonal weather changes in the state. Original.

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: 9781118015209

Category: Science

Page: 896

View: 8492

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 Old Farmer's Almanac 2013

Author: Old Farmer's Almanac

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 1571985735

Category: Reference

Page: 288

View: 7746

A compilation of practical advice and folklore features weather forecasts for the United States, planting tables, health remedies, horoscopes, recipes, games and puzzles, and other entertaining and useful information.

The Old Farmer's Almanac Book of Weather Lore

The Fact and Fancy Behind Weather Predictions, Superstitions, Old-time Sayings, and Traditions

Author: Edward F. Dolan

Publisher: N.A


Category: Nature

Page: 221

View: 9660

Discusses the season, clouds, rain, rainbows, thunder, and lightning, and evaluates the validity of folklore concerning the weather

2017 Australia Weather Almanac

Author: Ken Ring

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781537054322


Page: 478

View: 3051

Working Outdoors? Arranging a ski holiday, fishing trip or school camp? Planning a wedding? Then you need the 2017 Australia Weather Almanac - your one-stop shop for weather predictions in Australia. Ken Ring's weather predictions have been relied on by customers in New Zealand, Australian, and Ireland for over 18 years. The Australia Weather Almanac allows you to calculate the weather for any date in 2016, whenever you need to know. Now you can truly plan ahead! By examining lunar orbits, seasonal cycles, and analysing trends with state-of-the-art technology, this invaluable, best-selling companion guide provides easy-to-use weather forecasting for the whole country. This Almanac Includes: * Daily and monthly rain, sun, wind, frost, and snow predictions. * Daily isobaric weather maps. * Daily short forecast for every major centre. * Regional rainfall expectations. * Extreme weather warnings, including flood, cyclone, and fire risk times. * Fishing, gardening and skiing diaries. * ...and much, much more!

Weather Almanac

Author: Eric Sloane

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 048649103X

Category: Nature

Page: 249

View: 3361

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: 9780787675158

Category: Science

Page: 842

View: 3448

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.

2017 New Zealand Weather Almanac

Author: Ken Ring

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781532771682


Page: 354

View: 8855

Working Outdoors? Arranging a ski holiday, fishing trip or school camp? Planning a wedding? Ken Ring's weather predictions have been relied on by Kiwis for over 18 years, and his annual weather almanacs are always eagerly anticipated. The 2017 New Zealand Weather Almanac allows you to calculate the weather for any day of the year ahead. By examining lunar orbits and seasonal cycles and analysing trends using state-of-the-art technology, this invaluable, best-selling outdoor companion provides easy-to-use weather forecasting for the whole country. This Almanac Includes: * Rain, sun, wind, frost and snow predictions by month * Daily weather maps * Daily short forecast for every major centre * Regional rainfall expectations * Extreme weather warnings * Expected temperatures, sunshine and rainfall for over 60 locations. * Graphs of weather trends * Fishing, gardening and skiing diaries * Earthquake timings

The Old Farmer's Almanac Weather Notebook

Chronicle the Weather Day-By-Day Plus Facts, Tips and Weather Lore

Author: Old Farmer's Almanac

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781416246312


Page: 440

View: 1153

Love it or hate it, we all obsess about the weather! The Old Farmer's Almanac Weather Notebook is a must-have item for every weather enthusiast. Log daily weather details from wind speed to temperature and more as well as noting details about observable weather events. With room for four years of daily records, weather observers will collect loads of fascinating data about the goings on outside their windows. Weather history, lore, and truisms and stunning weather-related color photographs sprinkled throughout the pages will keep record keepers entertained, even when the weather keeps them indoors.

Dick Goddard's Weather Guide and Almanac for Northeast Ohio

Author: Dick Goddard

Publisher: Gray Publishers

ISBN: 9781886228122

Category: Science

Page: 271

View: 4410

Nobody explains Cleveland's weather better than Dick Goddard, twice rated the most popular local weathercaster in America. Now his first book makes weather easier to understand -- and fun to learn about -- with month-by-month facts, folklore, storm tips, and weather wit. Humorous short essays range from stargazing to global warming.

The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2018

Author: Sarah Janssen

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 160057212X

Category: Reference

Page: 1008

View: 5680

The 150th Anniversary special edition of the best-selling reference book of all time! The ebook format allows curious readers to keep millions of searchable facts at their fingertips. The World Almanac® and Book of Facts is America's top-selling reference book of all time, with more than 82 million copies sold. Since 1868, this compendium of information has been the authoritative source for all your entertainment, reference, and learning needs. The 150th anniversary edition celebrates its illustrious history while keeping an eye on the future. Praised as a "treasure trove of political, economic, scientific and educational statistics and information" by The Wall Street Journal, The World Almanac and Book of Facts will answer all of your trivia needs—from history and sports to geography, pop culture, and much more. Features include: 150 Years of The World Almanac: A special feature celebrating The World Almanac's historic run includes highlights from its distinguished past and some old-fashioned "facts," illustrating how its defining mission has changed with the times. Historical Anniversaries: The World Almanac's recurring feature expands to incorporate milestone events and cultural touchstones dating to the book's founding year, from the impeachment of President Andrew Johnson to the publication of Little Women. World Almanac Editors' Picks: Greatest Single-Season Performances: In light of Russell Westbrook's unprecedented 42 regular-season triple-doubles, The World Almanac takes a look back in sports history for athletes' best single-season runs. Statistical Spotlight: A popular new feature highlights statistics relevant to the biggest stories of the year. These data visualizations provide important context and new perspectives to give readers a fresh angle on important issues. The Obama Presidency: A year after Barack Obama’s second term came to a close, The World Almanac reviews the accomplishments, missteps, and legacy of the 44th president. The World at a Glance: This annual feature of The World Almanac provides a quick look at the surprising stats and curious facts that define the changing world. Other New Highlights: A brand-new biography of the 45th president and profile of the Trump administration; 2016 election results; and statistics on crime, health care, overdose deaths, shootings, terrorism, and much more. The Year in Review: The World Almanac takes a look back at 2017 while providing all the information you'll need in 2018. 2017—Top 10 News Topics: The editors of The World Almanac list the top stories that held the world's attention in 2017. 2017—Year in Sports: Hundreds of pages of trivia and statistics that are essential for any sports fan, featuring a preview of the upcoming 2018 Winter Olympic Games, complete coverage of the 2017 World Series, new tables of NBA, NHL, and NCAA statistics, and much more. 2017—Year in Pictures: Striking full-color images from around the world in 2017, covering news, entertainment, science, and sports. 2017—Offbeat News Stories: The World Almanac editors found some of the quirkiest news stories of the year, from the king who secretly worked as an airline pilot for decades to the state that's auctioning off its governor's mansion. World Almanac Editors' Picks: Time Capsule: The World Almanac lists the items that most came to symbolize the year 2017, from news and sports to pop culture.

2015 Queensland Weather Almanac

Author: Ken Ring

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 9781505231137


Page: 482

View: 9556

The one-stop shop for weather predictions in the Queensland region. Includes isobaric maps, rain and sun tables, temperature trends, extreme event and snow diaries, gardening and fishing diaries, and much more. Now available by individual state, so you don't have to pay extra for information you won't use

Hurricane Almanac 2006

The Essential Guide to Storms Past, Present, and Future

Author: Bryan Norcross

Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin

ISBN: 1466870680

Category: Reference

Page: 288

View: 321

Bryan Norcross's pioneering and courageous TV coverage of Hurricane Andrew in 1992 helped thousands of people in Florida cope with the killer storm. With hurricanes back in the headlines and destined to stay there, one of America's leading experts offers a unique almanac compiling hundreds of nuggets of fascinating, useful, and potentially life-saving information. Bryan Norcross's Hurricane Almanac 2006 reviews the catastrophic season of 2005, including Hurricanes Katrina, Rita and Wilma, looks forward to hurricane seasons to come, highlights the fascinating history of hurricanes interacting with civilization, and details our rapidly increasingly ability -- but still with limitations -- to predict the severity and paths of storms. Key sections offer checklists of items needed to make homes, businesses, and people safe during storms, and where to find the best information before and during a storm and how to best interpret it. Bryan will also include a provocative chapter entitled: What I'd do better: ideas for a better hurricane system.

Eric Sloane's Weather Book

Author: Eric Sloane

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486443574

Category: Nature

Page: 90

View: 5781

"Amateur weather forecasters (which includes just about everyone) will find this volume an informative and entertaining account of the why and how of the weather." — The Nation In simple language, Eric Sloane explains the whys and wherefores of weather and weather forecasting — and does it in a style that's universally appealing. With humor and common sense shining through in a book that's also lively and informative, Sloane shows readers how to predict the weather by "reading" such natural phenomena as winds, skies, and animal sounds. This beautifully illustrated and practical treasure trove of climate lore will enlighten outdoorsmen, farmers, sailors, and anyone else who has ever wondered what a large halo around the moon means, why birds "sit it out" before a storm, and whether or not to take an umbrella when leaving the house.

Poor Richard's Almanac

Author: Benjamin Franklin

Publisher: N.A


Category: Almanacs, American

Page: 132

View: 9359