more tittles I came across
The American Practical Navigator. Nathaniel
Bowditch. Defense Mapping Agency Hydrographic/Topographic Center. One of the best values
in marine literature. Chock-full of weather, oceanography, and navigation
Book of Seamanship. John Rousmaniere. Simon & Schuster. A good all-around reference with an excellent section on weather.
Guide to Facsimile Stations, 10th Edition. Klingenfuss Publications. Hagenloher Str. 14, D-7400
. A list of all the fax stationas
around the world with sample charts
Instant Weather Forecasting. Alan Watts. Sheridan House. A cloud-based forecasting system that
will give you another way of checking the forecasts.
Well organized with nice color photos.
The Sailor’s Weather Guide. Jeff Markell. Sheridan House.
Weather for the Mariner, 3rd Edition. William J.
Kotsch, Rear Admiral, U.S. Navy
, Retired. Naval
Institute Press. For years one of the basic texts
everyone carried aboard. A little out of date, but lots
of interesting data nonetheless.
The Weather Wizard’s Cloud Book. Louis D.
Rubin Sr. & Jim Duncan. Algonquin Books (Chapel
Hill, NC). A small but interesting work
on clouds. A
good bet to carry aboard along with Watt’s work
Weather Trainer. Starpath School
311 Fulton St., Seattle
, WA 98109-1740, USA
to help you learn the
weather forecasting process.