A surfer lays down a turn at Morro Rock in 2007. Wind from a storm spawned the waves, which are the result of wind over water.
A surfer lays down a turn at Morro Rock in 2007. Wind from a storm spawned the waves, which are the result of wind over water. jjohnston@thetribunenews.com
A surfer lays down a turn at Morro Rock in 2007. Wind from a storm spawned the waves, which are the result of wind over water. jjohnston@thetribunenews.com

Waves’ anatomy begins with the wind

September 14, 2013 08:49 PM

UPDATED September 15, 2013 09:36 AM

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John Lindsey

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John Lindsey writes Weather Watch, a weekly column for The Tribune. He is PG&E's Diablo Canyon meteorologist and media relations representative. Email him at pgeweather@pge.com .