Wind Surge

Robert A. Dalrymple, University of Delaware

This site features an interactive applet from the University of Delaware. The applet illustrates the way water can pile up against the downwind side (of a basin) due to stresses exerted on the surface by strong wind.

This resource is referenced here:
Resource Type: Computer Applications, Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations, Activities:Classroom Activity:Short Activity
Topics: Chemistry/Physics/Mathematics