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By Peter Bruce

The seamanship vintage you will have on-board whilst crusing in tough weather

Adlard Coles' Heavy climate Sailing offers you professional recommendation for for those who enterprise out of sight of land, no matter if for racing or cruising. It supplies a transparent message of seamanlike layout beneficial properties, arrangements, and strategies that you can contemplate opposed to the time while it comes directly to blow. It contains new how-to chapters on typhoon sails, taking protect, and handling multihulls in storms, plus exciting new money owed of tangible typhoon encounters.

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Twisters and other Terrible with a rotating column of air that extends down from the base Storms. Scholastic, 2003. of a cloud hail (HAYL) — balls or irregular pieces of ice, five millimeters or more in diameter, that usually form in thunderstorm clouds mesocyclone (MEH zoe SY klone) — an area of vertical wind rotation found in supercell thunderstorms Challoner, Jack. Hurricane & Tornado. Dorling Kindersley, 2004. White, Matt. Storm Chasers: On the Trail of Deadly Tornadoes. Capstone Press, 2003.

The Armentrouts live in Cincinnati, Ohio, with their two children.

Htm waterspout (WAW ter spout) — a tornado that forms over water 30 31 INDEX Doppler radar 12, 28 Enhanced Fujita Scale 23, 24 funnel cloud 4 Fujita Scale 23, 24 mesocyclone 8 meteorologists 8, 11, 12, 16, 28 National Severe Storms Laboratory 28 National Weather Service 15 storm chaser 16 Storm Prediction Center 15 storm spotter 16 supercell 7, 8 Tornado Alley 4 tornado colors 19 tornado shapes 19 tornado sizes 19 tornado strengths 20, 23, 24, 27 updraft 8 waterspout 27 ABOUT THE AUTHORS David and Patricia Armentrout have written many nonfiction books for young readers.

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