Hailstorms: Prediction, Control and Damage Assessment, Second Edition

2nd Edition

Prabhat Kumar

CRC Press
Published March 30, 2017
Reference - 350 Pages
ISBN 9781138047778 - CAT# K33044

For Instructors Request Inspection Copy

was $175.00


SAVE ~$35.00

Add to Wish List
FREE Standard Shipping!


Each year hailstorm damage to human life, property, livestock, and agriculture is appalling in nature. Broadly, there are two problems related with hailstorms i.e. cloud physics problem of the growth of hailstones and the synoptic problem which relates to the thermodynamic investigation of the conditions that produce hailstorms. Thus, present book discusses climatology, physical properties of hail, measurements, prediction, control and damage assessment. Separate chapter discusses the typical features of hailstorm formation. Forecasters in any part of the world could find fair order of similarity in the synoptic models discussed amongst the four regions of India, with their regions, too.


We provide complimentary e-inspection copies of primary textbooks to instructors considering our books for course adoption.

Request an
e-inspection copy

Share this Title