Lee Chesneau’s Marine Weather would like to recommend the following books and publications for your continued training and education. These books constitute a parallel approach for upgrading knowledge of marine meteorology, forecasting, routing skills. Coupled with the seminars and courses which Lee Chesneau provides around the country.
Heavy Weather Avoidance
By Ma-Li Chen and Lee S. Chesneau
Concepts and applications of 500 Mb charts. Click here for more information.
The Art of Seamanship: Evolving Skills, Exploring Oceans, and Handling Wind, Waves, and Weather
By Ralph Naranjo
Brand new book from Ralph Naranjo, former Vanderstar Chair at the U.S. Naval Academy. Click here to order.
Reeds Maritime Meteorology
By Cornish and Ives
Latest edition is the 3rd edition, April 2006.This book is the foundation for much of Lee Chesneau’s seminars.
Essentials of Meteorology with companion workbook (4th Edition)
By Donald C Ahrens
For non meteorology majors, offered in community colleges such as Bellevue Community College in Bellevue, WA.
Meteorology Today with companion workbook (8th Edition)
For potential Meteorology majors; offered as a Meteorology 100 level course in schools such as the University of Washington in Seattle, WA, and the University of Wisconsin in Madison, WI.