Atlantic Pilot Atlas

Atlantic Pilot Atlas

by James Clarke
     
 

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The Atlantic Pilot Atlas provides a complete guide to the weather of the North and South Atlantic, the Mediterranean and the Caribbean. Now revised for the fifth edition, it includes weather forecasting, global warming and hurricane avoidance information as well as wind and current charts, wave heights, tropical cyclone tracks and shipping routes. Any skipper

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The Atlantic Pilot Atlas provides a complete guide to the weather of the North and South Atlantic, the Mediterranean and the Caribbean. Now revised for the fifth edition, it includes weather forecasting, global warming and hurricane avoidance information as well as wind and current charts, wave heights, tropical cyclone tracks and shipping routes. Any skipper contemplating an ocean crossing needs to know what conditions he is likely to meet en route, in order to plan a safe and comfortable passage, and this book provides exactly what is needed. 40 specially drawn color charts show detailed information on the winds, currents, gale frequencies, rough sea conditions, hurricane tracks and recommended sailing routes for each month of the year for all these oceans.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781408122471
Publisher:
Bloomsbury USA
Publication date:
07/15/2011
Edition description:
Fifth Edition
Pages:
80
Product dimensions:
11.50(w) x 17.00(h) x 0.10(d)

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Meet the Author

James Clarke is an Ocean Yachtmaster Instructor. During his circumnavigation, he recognized the need for an easily accessible routing guide that contained everything you would need to know to sail the Atlantic, Caribbean and Mediterranean.

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