A research ship, NOAA's Bell M. Shimada sailing southeastward along the parallel lines of Langmuir Circulation off Big Sur last week.
A research ship, NOAA's Bell M. Shimada sailing southeastward along the parallel lines of Langmuir Circulation off Big Sur last week.
A research ship, NOAA's Bell M. Shimada sailing southeastward along the parallel lines of Langmuir Circulation off Big Sur last week.

Ocean's distinctive lines caused by Langmuir circulation

August 30, 2014 07:35 PM

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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 .