June 2004
DK Guide to Weather;2004, p54
Book Chapter
Information on volcanic weather from a chapter of the book "DK Guide to Weather," is presented. It discusses the impact of volcanic eruptions on weather, in the case of the eruption of Mount Tambora in Indonesia in 1815. The eruption of Mount Saint Helens on May 18, 1980 has produced hazy skies, stunning red sunsets, and a brief drop in temperature worldwide. It relates the impact of the eruption of Mount Pinatubo in the Philippines in 1991.


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