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Author Swails, Terry.

Title Superstorms : extreme weather in the heart of the heartland / by Terry Swails.

Publication Info. Helena, MT : Farcountry Press, [2005]
2005

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Alleman HS Stacks - ALLG-6  551.55 SWA    AVAILABLE
 Geneseo PL Stacks - GPLG-7  551.55 SW    AVAILABLE
 Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  551.55 Swa    AVAILABLE
 Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  551.55 Swa    AVAILABLE
 Odell PL Adult Non-Fiction - MORG-7  551.55 SWA    AVAILABLE
 River Bend CUSD 2 - Fulton ES Stacks - FESG-7  551.55 SWA    AVAILABLE
 River Bend CUSD 2 - Fulton MS Stacks - FMSG-7  551.55 SWA    AVAILABLE
 River Valley DL Adult Non-Fiction - RVLG-7  551.55 PBK SWA    AVAILABLE
 Robert R Jones PL Adult Non-Fiction - CVPG-7  551.55 SWA    AVAILABLE
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Description 159 pages ; 23 cm
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Contents Introduction: into the looking glass -- The weather puzzle -- From signal flags to doppler radar: reporting the weather -- Tornado: the king of storms -- Camanche tornado of 1860 -- From twister to blizzard in 48 hours -- 1990 tornado outbreak: live! -- Thunder, lightning & hail -- Pennies, baseballs, and golfballs: understanding hail -- Flood -- The great flood of 1965 -- From tranquil stream to raging torrent: the 1990 Duck Creek flood -- Ring of fire and water: the great flood of 1993 -- Heat wave -- The sizzling July of 1936 -- Snow, wind & bone-chilling cold: winter in the Quad Cities -- The telephone wire winter of 1936 -- Autumn's wrath: the deadly Armistice Day storm of 1940 -- The big chill: January 1979 -- The Northern Lights: a different storm -- Storm watch: an epilogue.
Subject Climatic extremes -- Middle West.
Natural disasters -- Middle West.
Weather.
ISBN 1560373326
Standard No. 9781560373322

 
    
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