The Weather Almanac: A Reference Guide to Weather, Climate, and Related Issues in the United States and Its Key Cities / Edition 11

The Weather Almanac: A Reference Guide to Weather, Climate, and Related Issues in the United States and Its Key Cities / Edition 11

by Richard A. Wood Ph.D.
     
 

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

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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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780787675158
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
08/24/2007
Series:
Weather Almanac Series, #1
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
842
Product dimensions:
8.66(w) x 11.04(h) x 1.94(d)

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Table of Contents

Foreword.

Introduction.

U.S. Weather in Atlas Format.

Summary of 2002 Weather.

El Nino & La Nina.

Winter Storms.

Heat & Humidity.

Thunderstorms.

Tornadoes.

Hurricanes.

Floods & Flash Floods.

Earthquakes.

Volcanic Activity.

Air and Water Pollution.

Weather & Climate of the Millennium.

Natural Disasters of the Millennium.

Weather Fundamentals.

Weather Information & Communication.

Record-Setting Weather.

Round-the-World Weather.

Local Climatological Data Reports (arranged by state).

Glossary of Weather Terms.

Further Resources.

General Index.

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