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Thunder in the Heartland: A Chronicle of Oustanding Weather by Thomas W Schmidlin,Jeanne A Schmidlin PDF

By Thomas W Schmidlin,Jeanne A Schmidlin

ISBN-10: 0873385497

ISBN-13: 9780873385497

Ohio could be a land of climate extremes. There are droughts by means of flood, arctic chilly and hovering warmth in a single yr, a Christmas warmed to 70 levels and a Christmas white with thirty inches of snow. Ice jams at the Sandusky River and tornadoes throughout its southern counties, wind storms in Cleveland and floods within the Ohio River Valley encourage Ohioans to 'remember when.' Thomas and Jeanne Schmidlin, local Ohioans, have introduced jointly information from govt files, medical experiences, memoirs, diaries, and newspapers within the first accomplished booklet on Ohio climate. They spotlight two hundred climate occasions from 1790 to the current; extremes of rain, snow, storms, and temperature. Anecdotal, frequently first individual, bills are improved through statistics, photos, and maps. They describe where of climate in renowned historical past and folklore and the way forces of nature forced the development of in depth flood keep watch over and climate caution structures in Ohio. Thunder within the Heartland may be of curiosity to climatologist, cultural historians, and all who reside the elements of the Oho Country.

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