Captain Bucko's Water & Weather Handbook

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  • What Are Reversing Rapids?
  • Is Humid Or Dry Air Heavier?
  • Where Is The Witch Of November?
  • Is The ...
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Overview

  • What Are Reversing Rapids?
  • Is Humid Or Dry Air Heavier?
  • Where Is The Witch Of November?
  • Is The Greenhouse Effect A Bad Thing?
  • How Can Cold Soaking Affect Safety Afloat?
  • How Hot Does Ocean Water Get In Nature?
  • Are There Tides In The Mediterranean Sea?
  • What Effect Can Dead Water Have Upon A Vessel?
  • At About What Temperature Is Fresh Water Most Dense?
  • Are Winds Stronger In Hurricanes, Tornadoes, Or Downbursts?
  • What's The Difference Between Weather Advisories And Warnings?
  • Are Numerical Models The Best Method For Long-Range Forecasts?
  • What Is The Proper Radio Distress Call Prefix For A Man Overboard?

Learning the correct answers to questions like these can make your boating safer and more enjoyable, and Captain Bucko’s Water & Weather Handbook makes learning about your natural environment more fun than ever before.

As a lifelong boater, educator, oceanographer, marine meteorologist, and writer for the boating industry, Roger is uniquely well qualified to convey traditionally boring information in an easy-to-understand, entertaining, and humorous way that boaters can appreciate. Whether you are a Sea Dog, Pollywog, Blowboater, or Stinkpotter, you will learn something new in Captain Bucko’s Water & Weather Handbook!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780595396870
  • Publisher: iUniverse, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 6/6/2006
  • Pages: 229
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.58 (d)

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