Posted on

Frozen Water: Amazing Striped Icebers in Lake Winnipeg! Ah! Oh! Ohh!


Amazing striped icebergs   

Icebergs in  Lake Winnipeg  sometimes have stripes, formed by layers of snow that react to different conditions.

Blue stripes are often created when a crevice in the ice sheet fills up with melt water and freezes so quickly that no bubbles form.

When an iceberg falls into the lake, a layer of water can freeze to the underside. If this is rich in algae, it can form a green stripe.

Brown, black and yellow lines are caused by sediment, picked up when the ice sheet grinds downhill towards the lake.

cid:52A978B20FCE4CC6A95927D40D4B79CD@yourus67pi6luv

cid:C75CD6E07AEA4131953DC9EA8B3C6D7C@yourus67pi6luv

cid:1BCD5F28A0B54E339BB8C3DAF73AB14D@yourus67pi6luv

Frozen Wave Pixs – Nature is amazing!

The water froze the instant the wave broke through the
ice.  That’s what it is like in  Lake Winnipeg where it is the
coldest weather in decades.  Water freezes the instant
it comes in contact with the air.  The temperature of the
water is already some degrees below freezing.  

Just look at how the wave froze in mid-air!!!

cid:34BFF218EA5040CF8F3BF39C20C7FACF@yourus67pi6luv

cid:B8D3A49B4AD0438784FB88832BCB95B5@yourus67pi6luv

cid:BFAD27D93EA34BD38852F322D53D8624@yourus67pi6luv

cid:3C7EC17D7ABB43FE80748CE3DC905F46@yourus67pi6luv

cid:247A587D11AD4C3787E94D0B8E834763@yourus67pi6luv

cid:4599444032E64226AE80A85D327D4303@yourus67pi6luv

cid:36120BDF0F3242BCBC3340D7BCC141FA@yourus67pi6luv
Having the Internet means that we get to see something
that we never imagined!  Pass it on for others to enjoy! 

Thank You so much, Luree, for sending these brilliant photographs!

About these ads

About curi56

Fighting for justice means fighting for justice for all of us and not playing around with the colour of skin. Don´t focus on skin´s colour, focus on justice.

You could tell here, how to insert the OWN Awatar here!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s