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Adriatic Weather, subtitled Meteorology for sailors, is intended to become an essential part of your ship or yacht's library when sailing the Adriatic, and to be meteorological guide for crews and skippers. In it, you will find all the information you need about Adriatic winds, the dangers presented by storms and thunderstorms, local weather signs and the collective folk wisdom of the ages about the weather. You will discover the specific weather conditions in different parts of Adriatic, learn how to read meteorological charts, underszand weather forecasts and surf meteorology websites, all to ensure a calm, safe sailing trip. At the same time, you will enjoy a good read, because Adriatic Weather also includes plenty of detail about the customs and experiences of Croatian fishermen and sailors, whose livelihood and possessions often depend on their knowledge of and respect for weather.