Rain, wind, and storm
|Format:||Print Book 1998|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
Rain, drizzle, and torrential storms are all explained here clearly, showing how different parts of the globe are affected at different times. Fact boxes show where the wettest and windiest recorded places in the world are and how people cope with disasters such as tornadoes, hurricanes, floods, and monsoons. The importance of sophisticated weather forecasting is shown and how people use modern forecasting to help their lives.
|Series||Living with the weather.|
-- Juvenile literature.
Weather -- Juvenile literature.
|Publisher|| Austin, Tex. :Raintree Steck-Vaughn,1998
48 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 28 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index.