Meteorology can seem like a black-art with the meteorologist
producing forecasts that somehow seem to contradict what you are
reading from the charts. The Sailor's Book of the Weather takes the
confusion out of the forecasts and helps you answer, 'Why is that
The Sailor's Book of the Weather introduces the key principles
that influence the weather and gives the sailor the tools to
forecast from observations and make the most of available
information. Wind, clouds and knowledge of weather patterns and
local conditions all contain ample hints to allow the informed
forecaster to accurately predict the weather. Illustrated with
charts and over 100 photographs, this book is a must on every boat
and essential reading whether you are on the water in land, on the
coast or venturing further afield. Gives sailors the knowledge
required to make informed decisions and predictions Written in
straightforward language with the science explained for the lay man
Includes dozens of illustrations to explain concepts and
photographs to show weather systems in action An appendix provides
practice charts for the reader to develop their skills Describes
prevailing weather patterns in northern and southern
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