Weather lore is the body of informal folklore related to the prediction of the
weather. It has been a human desire for millennia to make accurate weather
predictions. Oral and written history is ful...
A falling pressure on the barometer indicates bad weather approaching,
especially if falling .... Usually on boats they have a barometer, and when the
barometer begins to fall it indicates that bad weather is approaching. They also
When you're looking at the sky, it's helpful to remember that most weather ... A
falling barometer usually means bad weather is approaching, but it's as much ...
An especially rapid rise may indicate fair weather with strong winds. ... available
via telephone (go to www.weather.gov/om/marine/noaatel.htm for a list of
The importance of checking the weather and water conditions before going
boating. ... Only risk operating your boat in bad weather if you are confident that
you can ... sound signalling device to indicate to other boaters that you're at
Jul 7, 2015 ... Finding out the weather forecast these days is as easy as turning on the TV or
checking your phone. ... across the world, it predicts approaching weather by
measuring changes in air pressure. .... You're in the midst of a high pressure
system. A barometer that is falling indicates that a low pressure system is ....
Oct 7, 2014 ... If the air has a heavy, burdensome feel to it and you're lethargic, the barometer is
likely falling or already low. A storm front may be approaching ...
May 31, 2016 ... Boating without modern technology proves that seamanship still counts. ... If you'
re out in the Gulf and out of sight of land, you know if you point east, .... closer
together, then that indicates bad weather could be approaching.
Beside these basics, when you're cruising take the time to figure out various
sweet ... of weather and can often help predict thunderstorms, an approaching
front, rain, ... lowering or thickening cloud formations indicate wet weather is on
the way. ... The basic goal of any yachtsman is to avoid foul weather, but as we all
Second, you see stars in good weather, which is when you like to go out on the
water, ... indicates the port side of a power vessel (note that the two lights won't
necessarily ... means you're seeing the starboard side of a power boat. .... When
you are approaching another boat head-on (more or less), the first two
Sep 29, 2011 ... If you're outdoors a lot being able to forecast foul weather with simple ... on doing
things like: hiking, horseback riding, or going for a boat ride. .... the humidity is
very high; high humidity can indicate an approaching storm. Also ...