Mediterranean Weather Handbook.
By: Roberto Ritossa
2nd Edition 2014
An indispensable reference for anyone sailing in the Mediterranean, providing a general understanding of the phenomena that contribute to the weather patterns. Written for sailors, not meteorologists; theory is kept to a minimum, while every effort is made to provide clear interpretative tools that are helpful in understanding actual weather and in forecasting its likely future evolution.
Contents List: Preface; Introduction; 1. Climatic and seasonal pattern overview; 2. Pressure features; 3. Winds; 4. Sea areas; Appendix How to get weather information; Wind roses; Dictionary of meteorological terms in four languages.
Pb. 128pp 245x190mm Full colour diagrams throughout