National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Weather

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A.A. Knopf, 1991 - Nature - 656 pages
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A guide to observing and forecasting all types of weather features 350 photographs of natural phenomena and a discussion of all facets of weather
  

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Review: National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Weather (National Audubon Society Field Guides)

User Review  - Matthew Sullivan - Goodreads

This book has been a constant companion of mine since 1995 when I was a teenager. It has seen the grey nimbostratus of Pittsburgh, the fleeting cirrus and cirrostratus clouds of the Mojave desert, the ... Read full review

Review: National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Weather (National Audubon Society Field Guides)

User Review  - Simon Goetz - Goodreads

Written with scientific finesse and packaged with beautiful color plates and a durable plastic horizon-blue dust jacket, this book spells instant meteorological boner. Guaranteed. The section on ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
13
How to Use This Guide
19
The Seasons
65
Clouds
75
Storms
95
Optical Phenomena
155
Key to the Color Plates
179
The Atmosphere
435
l36s49 Orographic Clouds
476
Showers and Thunderstorms
497
Hurricanes and Tropical Storms
523
and Ice Storms
530
Floods
538
Optical Phenomena
548
Obstructions to Vision
564
Appendices
575

Cirrus Clouds
446
Middle Clouds
452
Cumulus Clouds
464
Watcher
595
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