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  • Fitzroy's Historical Mini Storm Glass
  • Fitzroy's Historical Mini Storm Glass
  • Fitzroy's Historical Mini Storm Glass
  • Fitzroy's Historical Mini Storm Glass

Fitzroy's Historical Mini Storm Glass

$15.00

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Product Description

This is a great gift idea for someone who finds meteorology fascinating !!

The storm glass was popularised by Admiral Robert Fitzroy after his historic voyage on the HMS Beagle.

How the Storm Glass works is still a mystery, but it is believed that electromagnetic changes in weather patterns activate the crystals inside (sealed glass chamber fill with crystals when air pressure decreases). 

How to read:
A: Clear Liquid
Bright and clear weather
B: Cloudy Liquid
Sometimes with small stars and crystals at the top. Cloudy weather and often predicts thunderstorms and rain.
C: Small Stars in Liquid
Humid or foggy weather
D: Large Flaky Crystals
Cloudy skies, snow in winter. 
E: Threads of Crystals At The Top
Winy Weather
F: Crystals At The Bottom,
Frost may be coming.

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