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Rogue wave - Wikipedia

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Rogue waves are large, unexpected and suddenly ..... Consequently, the Maritime Court investigation concluded that the severe weather had somehow created an 'unusual event' ...

What is a rogue wave? - NOAA's National Ocean Service

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Rogues, called 'extreme storm waves' by scientists, are those waves which are greater than twice ... A 'rogue wave' is large, unexpected, and dangerous. ... When waves formed by a storm develop in a water current against the normal wave ...

How do rogue waves form? | Reference.com

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This can cause waves to join up and create larger waves. Both of these are possible explanations for how rogue waves are caused. Rogue waves are ...

Rogue Waves - National Geographic Society

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Dec 3, 2012 ... Rogue waves develop from swells interacting with currents and ... was probably caused by at least one rogue wave on Lake Superior, part of ...

What Causes Rogue Waves? - How Rogue Waves Work ... - Science

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Not all rogue waves occur in strong ocean currents, however. Scientists think some waves may be caused by randomly occurring wave reinforcement. Whenever ...

Rogue Waves Revealed - National Geographic Society

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Mar 21, 2013 ... Huge, freak waves are hard to predict and may be becoming more ... Waves are also caused by events such as undersea earthquakes, calving ...

Rogue Waves - Kids Fun Science

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Rogue waves for centuries were believed to be tall tales sailors told during shore leave. ... Large landslides falling into a small bay have caused giant waves.

What causes rogue waves? | Science Focus

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Jan 4, 2011 ... Stories of rogue waves as big as 10-storey buildings appearing out of nowhere aren't just fishy tales. But, as Andy Ridgway discovers, what ...

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Oct 26, 2009 ... A 100' ROGUE WAVE HIT THE OIL TANKER ESSO LANGUEDOC, ANOTHER SANK THE OIL PLATFORM OCEAN RANGER AND A THIRD ...

Rogue Waves and a Mediterranean Cruise-Ship Disaster - TIME

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Mar 4, 2010 ... Cruise-Ship Disaster: How Do 'Rogue Waves' Work? By Bryan ... Creating artificial rogue waves in a laboratory has always been a challenge.