ISBN 9781107622012,The Weather Observers Handbook

The Weather Observers Handbook


S Burt



Cambridge University Press

Publication Year 2012

ISBN 9781107622012

ISBN-10 1107622018

Paper Back

Number of Pages 456 Pages
Language (English)


About the Book: Weather Observers Handbook The Weather Observers Handbook provides a comprehensive,practical and independent guide to all aspects of making weatherobservations. Automatic weather stations today form the mainstay ofboth amateur and professional weather observing networks around theworld and yet - prior to this book there existed no independentguide to their selection and use. Traditional and modern weatherinstruments are covered, including how best to choose and to site aweather station, how to get the best out of your equipment, how tostore and analyse your records and how to share your observationswith other people and across the Internet. From amateur observerslooking for help in choosing their first weather instruments on atight budget to professional observers looking for a comprehensiveand up-to-date guide covering World Meteorological Organizationrecommendations on observing methods and practices, all willwelcome this handbook