A Field Guide to the AtmosphereA Field Guide to the Atmosphere

by Vincent Schaefer and John A. Day

A major focus of this book is particles in the atmosphere and how they influence the weather. However, you will also learn the causes and characteristics of clouds, storms, and optical effects in the sky, all illustrated with hundreds of photos. Paperback or hardcover. Read more »


The Book of CloudsThe Book of Clouds

by John A. Day

Hefty photo book. Includes some information on clouds, storms, and forecasting, but the highlight is the beauty of the sky. Hardcover or paperback. Read more »


The Weather Wizard's Cloud BookThe Weather Wizard’s Cloud Book

by Louis D. Rubin Sr., Jim Duncan, and Hiram J. Herbert

Descriptions and color plates teach you how to identify clouds, the starting point for understanding the weather. You will also learn how the wind affects the weather, and about fronts, storms, and the strange optical effects that sometimes appear in the sky. Paperback. Read more »


The Weather Wizard's 5-Year Weather DiaryThe Weather Wizard’s 5-Year Weather Diary

by Louis D. Rubin Sr., Jim Duncan, and Hiram J. Herbert

Includes places to record wind speed and direction, barometric pressure, humidity, precipitation, temperature, and cloud types (identification chart located inside the front cover). As the title suggests, the diary will allow you to collect five years of data. Wire-bound desk calendar. Read more »