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Author Kallio, Jamie, author.

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

Publication Info. North Mankato, MN : 12-Story Library, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 551.6 KAL    Available
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Description 32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Today's news
Today's news.
Bibliography Includes bibliographic references (page 32) and index.
Summary 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.
Contents 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.
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.
Added Title Twelve things to know about wild weather
Wild weather
ISBN 1632350351 (hardcover)
9781632350350 (hardcover)
9781632350954 (paperback)
1632350955 (paperback)

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