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12 things to know about wild weather / by Jamie Kallio.

Kallio, Jamie, (author.).
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Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jay Co PL - Portland J551.5 K14 (Text) 76383000444298 Junior Non-Fiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial j 551.6 KALLIO (Text) 33946003124026 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781632350350
  • ISBN: 1632350351
  • ISBN: 9781632350954
  • ISBN: 1632350955
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: North Mankato, MN : 12-Story Library, [2015]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographic references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Weather can become extreme -- A thunderstorm is an electrical storm -- Tornado winds can reach 300 miles per hour -- Hurricanes are powerful tropical storms -- Tsunamis are as fast as jet airplanes -- Heat waves can bake fruit on trees -- Droughts are slow killers -- Dust storms can move across oceans -- Wildfires burn large areas quickly -- Blizzards white out the landscape -- Ice storms take out power lines -- Cold waves can freeze water supplies.
Summary, etc.:
Describes twelve examples of extreme weather conditions, from thunderstorms and tsunamis to wildfires and cold waves, and explains what causes them, how common they are, and why they cause so much damage.-- Source other than Library of Congress.
Target Audience Note:
850 Lexile.
Subject: Lightning > Juvenile literature.
Blizzards > Juvenile literature.
Storms > Juvenile literature.
Tornadoes > Middle West > Juvenile literature.
Hurricanes > Juvenile literature.
Weather > Juvenile literature.
Heat waves (Meteorology) > Juvenile literature.
Weather > Pictorial works.

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