Southern Appalachian Weather (Paperback)

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Southern Appalachian Weather (Paperback)


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"Some are weather-wise, some are otherwise" - Benjamin Franklin Wouldn't you rather be weather-wise? Inside this comprehensive and highly detailed book, you will find the enlightening explanations and descriptions of southern Appalachian weather phenomena that have often left you puzzled. Including discussions of significant weather events from the past, such as river flooding events, snow storms, and tornado outbreaks, as well as visual aids such as maps and photos, Southern Appalachian Weather is fully comprehensive but written for the general public. While this book's focus is on the southern Appalachian region, the concepts covered here can also be applied to many other mountainous regions of the world.

David M. Gaffin has been a senior forecaster with the National Weather Service in Morristown, Tennessee since 2002, and has been in the NWS since 1994. He is a graduate of the University of Tennessee-Knoxville, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics in 1990. In 1993, he received a Master of Science degree in meteorology from Texas A&M University. David has published many scientific articles concerning weather across the southern Appalachian region in peer-reviewed professional journals.
Product Details ISBN: 9780533165285
ISBN-10: 0533165288
Publisher: David Gaffin
Publication Date: July 16th, 2012
Pages: 146
Language: English