This easy to understand storybook breaks down the meteorology system for children. Your child will learn about how weather is predicted at a weather station and the forecast disseminated to the public, as well as the tools used to gather weather information. Types of clouds and weather changes from season to season are also discussed. Written and illustrated by Gail Gibbons. 325 softcover pages. Laura
Will I need my umbrella? Is it a good day for the beach? Will school close because of snow?
These are the questions weather forecasters answer every day. They can tell us what the weather is doing at any time of the day or night. But how do they do it?
Weather Forecasting tells how. With straightforward text and colorful pictures, this behind-the-scenes look at a modern weather station answers basic questions kids ask most, and makes weather forecasting more fun and accessible than ever.