Packed with enlightening facts, practical diagrams, and clear explanations about weather phenomena and why they formThe Weather Book is a delightful miscellany of everything remotely meteorological. It is jam-packed with enlightening facts, practical diagrams, and clear explanations about weather phenomena and why they form. It includes weather systemselectrical storms, heat waves, hail, and cyclonesweather talesfrom raining frogs in Sussex to ball lightning and sand storms in the East Midlandsweather forecastshow the Met Office gathers information and makes predictionsand old-school weather wisdom. All of this plus an array of fascinating facts, quotes, and anecdotes make up this charming gift book. This title helps to refresh your memory from long forgotten school lessons and extend your knowledge on one of the world's most talked about subjects.