Steam Devils Over a Hot Springs Pool

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  • 1 Boundary Layer Dynamics Group, Laboratories, NOAA, Boulder, CO 80303
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Abstract

Small but well-organized steam devils were observed forming and propagating over a swimming pool fed by hot springs. The steam devils are described and compared to similar vortices observed in various environs.

Abstract

Small but well-organized steam devils were observed forming and propagating over a swimming pool fed by hot springs. The steam devils are described and compared to similar vortices observed in various environs.

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