Instant Weather Forecasting
Instant Weather Forecasting has been a perennial bestseller since it was first published over 40 years ago. A brilliant concept, its winning formula of 24 colour photographs of cloud formations and their accompanying explanatory text enables the reader to read the sky, pick up the clues, and predict what the weather will do. With a revised and updated text, along with new colour photographs and diagrams, this bestselling gem of a book will be invaluable to anyone participating in outdoor activities, from farming, gardening and walking to riding, golfing, flying, sailing and fishing - and of course holidaymakers.
'Excellent value and a good cockpit companion' Classic Boat
'A surefire bestseller' The Yachtsman
'Another gem that's a dog-eared favourite' Coastal Cruising
'A handy and information-packed little volume' Birdwatch
'A BESTselling gem of a book on weather forecasting first published 40 years ago is in the bookshops again with a fresh new look, revised and updated text and new colour photographs and diagrams...Invaluable for anyone who works (or plays) in the great outdoors, it will enable the user to foretell, with reasonable accuracy, whether it will rain or blow, not change much or perhaps clear up soon.' Towpath Walk Newspaper
'With a revised and updated text, along with new colour photographs and diagrams, this bestselling gem of a book will be invaluable to anyone participating in outdoor activities, from farming, gardening and walking to flying, sailing and fishing.' Anglers Net Book Review (May 2011)
Alan Watts, one-time professional meteorologist, has spent considerable time studying wind changes and short-term alterations in the weather. This, combined with his enthusiasm for sailing, has enabled him to assist people to read the weather from the signs in the sky. He is also the author of Instant Wind Forecasting, Instant Storm Forecasting, The Weather Handbook and Weatherwise, all published by Adlard Coles Nautical.