Weather Guides

Folding Pocket Guide, James Kavanagh, 6pages, 8.25 X 3.69, ISBN: 9781583551127
Weather, An Introduction to Clouds, Storms and Weather Patterns, is a must-have, reference guide for beginners and experts alike. With this indispensable guide, learn how to observe clouds and anticipate weather changes. This folded guide is printed on laminate material for durability and...

Paperback, Bob Sweet, 16pages, 4 x 9, ISBN: 9780071445474
A concise course in weather for boaters. Read clouds and winds like a pro. Understand fronts and storms. Make on-the-spot forecasts and interpret official ones. Learn to use barometers and other instruments. Waterproof.

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Paperback, Lin & Larry Pardey, 256pages, 9 x 6, ISBN: 9781929214471
In a storm at sea, luck is highly biased toward the sailor who has a plan. So write Lin and Larry Pardey in this, the third edition of their highly regarded Storm Tactics Handbook . As in the first two editions of this book, they describe their concerns about the tendency of modern sailors to...

Paperback, David Burch, 272pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9780914025580
A comprehensive text on how to take weather into account for the planning and navigation of voyages, local or global, using the latest technologies as well as the time-honored skills of maritime tradition, so that your time on the water remains as safe and efficient as possible. Covers...

Paperback, Earl Hinz, 164pages, 9 x 6, ISBN: 9780939837601
Just as self-steering systems and autopilots have given the offshore seaman another pair of hands to steer the boat, so sea anchors and drogues have provided another means of handling threatening seas. Heavy Weather Tactics: Using Sea Anchors & Drogues is a classic; the last word on a...

Hardcover, Ma-Li Chen and Lee S. Chesneau, 250pages, 11.3 x 8.5, ISBN: 9780939837786
The 500Mb chart is the key that unlocks the three-dimensional nature of the atmosphere and helps answer the mariner's two most important weather questions: will the system intensify, and where is it headed-In Heavy Weather Avoidance, Chen and Chesneau merge the seamanship of a master mariner and...

Hardcover, Gavin Pretor-Pinney, 144pages, 5.5 x 7.5, ISBN: 9780811875424
The perfect incentive for keeping your head in the clouds,  The Cloud Collector's Handbook  is a whimsical guide to the wonders of the sky. Throughout, author and cloud expert Gavin Pretor-Pinney catalogs a variety of clouds and gives readers points for spotting them and recording...

Paperback, Alan Watts, 64pages, 8.5 x 5.5, ISBN: 9781472929730
Color photographs of cloud formations and their groundbreaking explanatory text enable readers to read the sky, pick up the clues and predict what the weather will do. With its winning formula of 24 clear color photographs of cloud formations and their accompanying explanatory text, ...

Paperback, John Rousmaniere, 8pages, 4 x 9, ISBN: 9780071452212
Read clouds and winds, understand fronts and storms, make accurate forecasts at sea, handle heavy weather decision-making to keep clear of trouble. Waterproof.

Paperback, Frank Singleton, 143pages, 4 x 6, ISBN: 9781472965066
This pocket-sized guide will equip sailors with the knowledge to read and predict the weather. Weather determines when we sail, where we sail to and whether we arrive safely. This essential pocket-sized guide equips the reader with all the necessary tools to predict and deal with local and...

Paperback, Mike Harris, 117pages, 8.5 x 5.5, ISBN: 9781574092158
An up-to-date guide to forecasting the weather from radio and internet fax charts. Explains sources of weatherfax images, receiving equipment, interpreting techniques and much more.

Paperback, Margaret Williams, 160pages, 6 x 0.6 x 9, ISBN: 9780870336249
Sooner or later everyone who ventures out on the water will encounter strong winds and confused seas, fog, thunderstorms, or heavy rain. This book acquaints boaters with the forces that shape weather, allowing them to predict what changes can be expected. Part I presents a logical explanation...

Paperback, David Burch, 70pages, 8 x 11, ISBN: 9780914025092
This workbook is intended to supplement the text Modern Marine Weather with practice questions and convenient resources. All answers are provided. The Lesson structure here matches the chapter structure in the textbook. There are multiple choice questions and "points of ponder" questions for...

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Paperback, Margaret Williams, 160pages, 9 x 6, ISBN: 9780870336249
Sooner or later everyone who ventures out on the water will encounter strong winds and confused seas, fog, thunderstorms, or heavy rain. This book acquaints boaters with the forces that shape weather, allowing them to predict what changes can be expected. Part I presents a logical explanation of...

Paperback, Captain Dave Underill, Stephen J Pavlidis, 234pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781892399960
The Captain's Guide to Hurricane Holes is a navigational aid designed for yacht and boat captains transiting the waters of The Bahamas and Caribbean. If you are so unfortunate as to find your yacht or boat in the path of an oncoming hurricane, this book will provide advice on the safest...

Paperback, Ryan Henning, 120pages, 5 x 7, ISBN: 9781591938248
our Guide to Watching Clouds and Understanding the Weather From the soothing sound of rain to the shrill whistle of a blizzard, from the house-shaking rumble of thunder to the violent fury of a hurricane, weather is a fascinating part of our lives. We watch it. We listen to it. We feel it....

DVD, ISBN: 97278003710
"Superb program, Rousmaniere is a natural teacher" - Cruising World"Will help Sailors be more confident and even enjoy sailing in heavy weather" - Gary Jobson. Many sailors anxieties about sailing in winds stronger than 20 knots will be eased when they learn the lessons taught in this fast-paced...

Paperback, David Burch, 238pages, 7.5 x 95, ISBN: 9780914025122
With the exception of trained meteorological crews, barometers in the past were used at sea primarily to learn if the pressure was going up or down, and whether it was doing this rapidly or slowly. And from this we made an educated guess of a likely consequence, usually in conjunction with other...