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The RORC Manual of Weather at Sea by Dag Pike

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The RORC Manual of Weather at Sea by Dag Pike

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Skill in predicting conditions at sea is essential for safety and for plotting a fast course when racing, or an enjoyable passage when cruising. Specially designed for reference afloat, this practical manual aims to help yachtsmen of both sailing and motor yachts to understand their environment.

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Skill in predicting conditions at sea, by reading the weather and understanding the many types of forecast currently available, is essential for safety and for plotting a fast course when racing, or an enjoyable passage when cruising. Specially designed for reference afloat, this manual aims to help yachtsmen of both sailing and motor yachts to understand and appreciate their environment. It describes how weather systems develop; the effect of wind and storms on water; how to predict the wind, mists, fog and more extreme dangers; and how to plan a voyage to avoid adverse weather and follow the most favourable conditions.

Additional Information

SKU GOR003182065
Title The RORC Manual of Weather at Sea
Author By (author) Dag Pike
Contributor No
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Hardback
Publisher David & Charles
Year Published 1994
Page Number 192
ISBN 0715300644
ISBN13 9780715300640
Cover Note Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Prizes No
Edition Text N/A
Note This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.

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