David Houghton Weather at Sea

ISBN 13: 9781904475163

Weather at Sea

3.5 avg rating
( 6 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781904475163: Weather at Sea

This book clearly explains the basic principals that govern the weather. The concepts have been made easy to understand, letting you get the most from weather maps and forecasts, along with teaching you to predict the weather.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Back Cover:

This book explain clearly the basic principles that govern the weather. You will learn:

  • How to get the most from weather maps and forecasts
  • How the coast modifies the wind
  • How the sea breeze arises
  • How to keep an eye on the clouds, the waves end the barometer
  • How to anticipate gales, thunderstorms and fog.

The weather affects everyone at sea, whether you are pottering along the coast, motoring from port to port or sailing to another continent.

Recommended for RYA Day skipper and Coastal Skipper/ Yachtmaster courses.

About the Author:

A top meteorologist at the UK Met. Office for many years, David Houghton has been teaching sailors to understand the weather for four decades. He was weather coach to our Olympic, America's Cup and Admiral's Cup teams.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Houghton, David
Published by *Wiley Nautical (2005)
ISBN 10: 1904475167 ISBN 13: 9781904475163
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description *Wiley Nautical, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111904475167

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 95.98
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

David Houghton
Published by *Wiley Nautical (2005)
ISBN 10: 1904475167 ISBN 13: 9781904475163
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description *Wiley Nautical, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1904475167

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 145.48
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Houghton, David
Published by *Wiley Nautical
ISBN 10: 1904475167 ISBN 13: 9781904475163
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description *Wiley Nautical. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 1904475167 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1738631

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 170.90
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds