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Meteorology and forecasting the weather / Geraldine Lyman

Lyman, Geraldine, (author.).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hawley Public Library J 551.63 LYM (Text) 33500013221585 New Available -
Mahnomen Public Library J 551.63 LYM (Text) 33500013221593 New Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781508169062
  • ISBN: 1508169063
  • ISBN: 9781508169086
  • ISBN: 150816908X
  • ISBN: 9781508169093
  • ISBN: 1508169098
  • Physical Description: 24 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: New York : PowerKids Press, [2018]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Why is weather important? -- The history of forecasting -- Who forecasts the weather? -- Forecasting methods -- What's in a weather forecast? -- Lighter than air -- Clouds and precipitation -- Weathertech -- Getting the word out -- Amazing scientists.
Summary, etc.:
"Predicting the weather hasn't always been possible, and even today it isn't always accurate. However, meteorologists do their best to study past and current weather patterns to make educated guesses about how the weather may be in the near future. Meteorologists use a number of tools to help them forecast the weather, such as weather balloons, satellites, and Doppler radar. These tools help meteorologists forecast the weather and may also help them save lives in the event of severe weather."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Weather forecasting > Juvenile literature.
Meteorology > Juvenile literature.
Meteorology.
Weather forecasting.
Genre: Juvenile works.
Juvenile works.

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