12 things to know about wild weather / by Jamie Kallio.
- 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.
1 current hold 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||In transit||-|
|Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch||j 551.6 KALLIO (Text)||33946003124026||Non-Fiction - 1st Floor||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781632350350
- ISBN: 1632350351
- ISBN: 9781632350954
- ISBN: 1632350955
- Physical Description: 32 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 23 cm.
- Publisher: North Mankato, MN : 12-Story Library, 
- Copyright: ©2015
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographic references and index.
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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.
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.
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