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What does a Meteorologist do? By Ariana Oliver
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In this book,you will learn about Meteorologists and what they do on the job.
How To Become A Meteorologist By Alison Cooper
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This new book looks at how to become a meteorologist. The book covers every aspect that you will need to know about pursuing a career as a Meteorologist. Are you fascinated by the weather; in awe at... More > the power of nature? Do you have a scientific or mathematical way of thinking and enjoy solving complex problems? Have you the determination to overcome obstacles to achieve a solution? Do you crave a profession where your opinion counts? If you have all these qualities then you must read this book because it will help you to make the decision to choose Meteorology as a career.< Less
Among the Clouds: Work, Wit & Wild Weather at the Mount Washington Observatory By Eric Pinder
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Where can you build a snowman in June, commute by sled, and witness hurricane-force winds twelve months out of the year? The answer is only at the 6288-foot-high Mount Washington Observatory, perched... More > amongst the clouds in New Hampshire's White Mountains. A record-breaking 231-mph gust of wind shrieked across the summit in 1934, earning the mountain its nickname: "Home of the World's Worst Weather." A few hardy souls live at the Observatory year-round, enduring savage thunderstorms, twenty-foot snowdrifts, blinding fog, and odd questions from visitors ("Can you see New Hampshire from here?"). Discover what a meteorologist's typical day is like in the harsh but spectacular world above timberline. Come meet Nin the Cat, Marty on the Mountain, tobogganing ravens, hapless hikers, and meandering moose. These humorous and informative stories about life on a mountaintop are sure to appeal to hikers and weather aficionados alike. Foreword by meteorologist Mish Michaels.< Less
Among the Clouds: Work, Wit & Wild Weather at the Mount Washington Observatory By Eric Pinder
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Where can you build a snowman in June, commute by sled, and witness hurricane-force winds twelve months out of the year? The answer is only at the 6288-foot-high Mount Washington Observatory, perched... More > amongst the clouds in New Hampshire's White Mountains. A record-breaking 231-mph gust of wind shrieked across the summit in 1934, earning the mountain its nickname: "Home of the World's Worst Weather." A few hardy souls live at the Observatory year-round, enduring savage thunderstorms, twenty-foot snowdrifts, blinding fog, and odd questions from visitors ("Can you see New Hampshire from here?"). Discover what a meteorologist's typical day is like in the harsh but spectacular world above timberline. Come meet Nin the Cat, Marty on the Mountain, tobogganing ravens, hapless hikers, and meandering moose. These humorous and informative stories about life on a mountaintop are sure to appeal to hikers and weather aficionados alike. Foreword by meteorologist Mish Michaels.< Less
Ode to Luke* Calendar By James Menges
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A tribute to Luke Howard, the amateur meteorologist who named the clouds. Poetry and photographs from the book, Clouds in My Head poetry & photographs which is available on Amazon.
The Singular Travels & Adventures of Manfred Munch and His Relatives Volume 2 By Gary Bunde
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Manfred Munch's family may very well amuse you more than dear old Manfred himself. Unlike the ordinary families of yore comprised of lawyer after lawyer after lawyer carrying on the family business... More > for decades, ol' Manny is related to architects, farmers, inventors, travel agents, meteorologists, and more! Sit for a spell with Manny's kin and you're sure to laugh 'til you cry. Fans of O. Henry, Dr. Seuss, Rudyard Kipling, and Dave Barry will enjoy this collection of tall tales from the southland. Less Redneck Riviera, more Florida Cracker Country, you'll return to these tall tales often for a laugh.< Less
The Singular Travels & Adventures of Manfred Munch and His Relatives Vol. 2 By Gary Bunde
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Manfred Munch's family may very well amuse you more than dear old Manfred himself. Unlike the ordinary families of yore comprised of lawyer after lawyer after lawyer carrying on the family business... More > for decades, ol' Manny is related to architects, farmers, inventors, travel agents, meteorologists, and more! Sit for a spell with Manny's kin and you're sure to laugh 'til you cry. Fans of O. Henry, Dr. Seuss, Rudyard Kipling, and Dave Barry will enjoy this collection of tall tales from the southland. Less Redneck Riviera, more Florida Cracker Country, you'll return to these tall tales often for a laugh.< Less
Abigail's Eye By Richard Smith
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Greg Robinson had 18 hours to get to his wife and daughter before the strongest hurricane in recorded history tore their tranquil world apart. His four year old daughter, Abigail, had seen the... More > monster coming - in her dreams, in her mind's eye, but Greg and Susan Robinson refused to believe their clairvoyant daughter's visions. Now they believed: now they all believed. Hurricane Abigail would crash into Savannah as a category 5 storm and head straight for the Robinson's home in Atlanta. Greg was racing against time, a killer storm that bore his daughter's name, and a deranged meteorologist who would do anything to obtain little Abigail's prophetic power.< Less
Signal Charley – hook down Harry D. Hamilton By Harry Hamilton
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Signal Charley will captivate flight-fanciers, adventure readers and US Navy buffs alike. Ride along with the author through Midshipman cruises, pilot training, day and night aircraft carrier... More > qualifications, the transition from straight-deck to angled-deck carriers, operations in the Pacific, squadron operations, and in-flight emergencies. Experience first-hand accounts of Super Typhoon Karen on Guam (1962), temporary additional duties in Moscow (1967), and landing on an oceanic ice floe north of Alaska. Share the author’s experiences as a pilot and meteorologist during the evolutionary change from manual to numerical analysis and forecasting, and the initial introduction of satellite (TIROS) data to improve both methods. Savor, from start to finish, thoroughly-researched details, accompanying period photographs, meticulous accuracy, and the author’s insightful and engaging perspective.< Less
Signal Charley – flaps, wheels, hook down By Harry D. Hamilton
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Signal Charley will captivate flight-fanciers, adventure readers and US Navy buffs alike. Ride along with the author through Midshipman cruises, pilot training, day and night aircraft carrier... More > qualifications, the transition from straight-deck to angled-deck carriers, operations in the Pacific, squadron operations, and in-flight emergencies. Experience first-hand accounts of Super Typhoon Karen on Guam (1962), temporary additional duties in Moscow (1967), and landing on an oceanic ice floe north of Alaska. Share the author’s experiences as a pilot and meteorologist during the evolutionary change from manual to numerical analysis and forecasting, and the initial introduction of satellite (TIROS) data to improve both methods. Savor, from start to finish, thoroughly-researched details, accompanying period photographs, meticulous accuracy, and the author’s insightful and engaging perspective.< Less