Introduction Blue Skies, Becoming Overcast Showers at First, Rain Later Poor Visibility A Cold Snap Weather Warning Atmospheric Optics The Outlook for Today Changing Climes Index
Now in a new compact format Part of a stunning photographic series including Above the World and Inside the Body Informative but engrossing and beautiful, this is an indispensable reference book as well as an artistic masterpiece The weather is an issue rarely out of the news, especially now that our modern way of living is drastically affecting weather patterns.
Author, translator, editor, consultant and photographer, Storm Dunlop has had many books published on the subjects of meteorology and astronomy in several countries. He is a visiting Research Fellow at the University of Sussex and a Fellow of both the Royal Astronomical Society and the Royal Meteorology Society. Storm is a guest lecturer at University College Chichester and has given lectures and talks on all aspects of astronomy and meteorology, at various levels, to a wide range of groups and societies, including overseas.Sir Chris Bonington is one of the world s most renowned and successful mountaineers. He has experienced much of our planet s extreme weather during his distinguished career, which includes climbing Everest four times.