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Assessment Report: Causes and Predictability of the 2011-14 California Drought - NOAA Drought Task Force - Climate Change Global Warming Contribution, Data, Simulations, Winter Precipitation, SST
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,920. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
The causes and predictability of the California drought during the three consecutive rainy seasons (November-April) 2011/12 to 2013/14 are analyzed using observations and ensembles of simulations conducted with seven atmosphere models forced by observed sea surface temperatures (SSTs).
Edge of Disaster
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Price: Free! Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015 by AEC Stellar Publishing, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
Hurricane Katrina was a tragedy for many, but did birth a great revival in energy and enterprise for the area, and for me. Many from the New Orleans area have their "Katrina stories," and this is mine.
The Myth of Global Warming
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Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
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The truth behind the greenhouse effect and how CO2 is a good thing for the atmosphere.
Ice Age
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,560. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
The theory that came in from the cold... John and Mary Gribbin tell the remarkable story of how we came to understand the phenomenon of Ice Ages. How frequently do Ice Ages occur? How do astronomical rhythms affect the Earth's climate? Have there always been two polar ice caps? What does the future hold?
Universal Mass
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,070. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
Every living creature on planet Earth shrank in size by a factor of five. What used to weigh 100 pounds now weighs 20 pounds. Elephants the size of dogs, pigs the size of mice, mice the size of aphids, humans the size of groundhogs are now the norm.
Historic Reclamation Projects: Project Skywater - Rainmaking, Weather Modification, History and Politics, Technology, Testing, and Implementation
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
Skywater aimed to demonstrably prove that there was a practical basis for weather modification, as it was popularly called, in terms of cost-benefit and environmental sensibility.
Fire Weather (Agriculture Handbook 360) Part 2 - Guide for Application of Meteorological Information to Forest Fire Control Operations, Winds, Moisture, Temperature, Fronts, Thunderstorms, Climate
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,570. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
Weather is never static. It is always dynamic. Its interpretation is an art.The environment is in control in wildland firefighting. Free-burning fires are literally nourished by weather elements, atmospheric components, and atmospheric motion.
Fire Weather (Agriculture Handbook 360) Part 1 - Guide for Application of Meteorological Information to Forest Fire Control Operations, Winds, Moisture, Temperature, Fronts, Thunderstorms, Climate
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,540. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
Weather is never static. It is always dynamic. Its interpretation is an art. The environment is in control in wildland firefighting.
Twister Tales: Unraveling Tornado Myths
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 23,390. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
Tornado myths are examined with the final conclusions not always as easy as you might think, and the deadliest tornadoes in the U.S. are shown to be a world of random luck and strange happenings along with the tragedy. Find out what Doppler radar can and can not tell you, and more!
Space Clouds: A Short Guide to Observing Noctilucent Clouds and the Science Behind Them
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Price: $8.44 USD. Words: 12,320. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Noctilucent clouds are spectacular formations that shine in the dead of summer night. If you've never seen them before, or if you want to know more about how they form and how scientists study them, this handy guide written for a general audience will take you gently by the hand. Packed with stunning images of 'space clouds', this guide will take you on a tour of Earth's highest, coldest clouds!
History of American Weather and Climate Modification: Hurricane Modification Attempts with Project Stormfury, Project Skyfire, Whitetop, Skywater, Cloud Seeding, Hail Suppression, Ionosphere
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 151,300. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
Ten unique government reports document the history of attempted weather and climate modification efforts, including Defense Department projections of future programs and a detailed history of Project Stormfury and related hurricane modification trials.
The Whys and Whats of Weather
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,490. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
Weather science writer and analyst Steven Roberts invites you to come along as he goes well beyond discussing blizzards, climate change, El Niño, flash flooding and hurricanes. Here, you’ll learn about the Alberta Clipper, cell splitters, diurnal swing, omega blocks, snow bombs, train echo wave patterns, wintercanes and much more. Includes numerous links to online photos of weather phenomena.
21st Century U.S. Military Documents: Meteorological and Oceanographic Operations (Joint Publication 3-59) - 2012 Version, Collection, Analysis, Prediction, Data Sources
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,460. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
This publication sets forth the joint doctrine for the planning and execution of meteorological and oceanographic operations in support of joint operations throughout the range of military operations.
Complete Guide to Hurricane Sandy: Rebuilding Task Force and Strategy, Tropical Cyclone Report, Service Assessment, Future Risks, Damage in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Microgrid
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,270. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
This comprehensive ebook provides authoritative rebuilding and recovery information, plus detailed historical meteorological data, about Hurricane Sandy. This compilation features the recently released major federal report on rebuilding and recovery, the Sandy Rebuilding Task Force chaired by HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan, plus reports and material from the National Hurricane Center.
National Hurricane Operations Plan (FCM-P12-2013) - Weather Service Products, Aircraft Reconnaissance, Satellite Surveillance, Surface Radar Reporting, Data Buoys, Marine Broadcasts
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 29,720. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
The tropical cyclone warning service is an interdepartmental effort to provide the United States and designated international recipients with forecasts, warnings, and assessments concerning tropical and subtropical weather systems.
Weather Satellite Programs at Risk: Problems with America's Polar and Geostationary Environmental Satellites, JPSS and GOES, Possible Gaps in Critical Data for Weather Forecasting Models
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,030. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
This is a comprehensive collection of investigative reports and official information about the vital issue of America's polar and geostationary weather observation satellites. Prolonged delays in the development program of these satellites threatens to create a dangerous gap in coverage, adversely affecting the accuracy of critical weather forecasts.
Climate Myths: The Campaign Against Climate Science
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 26,380. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
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Climate Myths is both a primer on climate change and a definitive rebuttal of climate science denial. It puts the campaign against climate science in historical, political, and economic context and juxtaposes the claims of climate change deniers with the facts about climate change as revealed by authoritative climate science.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Meteorology for Army Aviators (FM 1-230) - Weather Principles and Theory, Hazards (Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 114,180. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, Meteorology for Army Aviators (FM 1-230) provides Army aviation personnel with the general principles of modern meteorology required to assist them in planning and conducting day-to-day flight operations.
Air Force Doctrine Document 3-59: Weather Operations - Principles, Air Force Combat Climatology Center (AFCCC), Space Weather Branch, History of Desert Storm and Operation Eagle Claw
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 12,540. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
This Air Force doctrine document (AFDD) establishes doctrinal guidance for organizing weather forces and employing weather operations capabilities in support of air, space, and surface forces at the operational level of conflict.
The Long, Hard Winter of 1880-81 What was it Really Like?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,490. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
Laura Ingalls Wilder's classic novel The Long Winter tells the riveting story of the winter of 1880-81 with three day blizzards, forty ton trains stuck in the snow, houses buried in snowdrifts and a town that nearly starved. How much of her story was fact, and how much was fiction? Using newspaper articles, autobiographies and historical accounts, the story of the monster winter of '80-81 is told.