‘Sea Smoke’: the Odd Phenomenon of Fog Rising off the Ocean
“Sea smoke” occurs when extremely cold air blows over an ocean or lake with a warmer temperature, causing fog to rise off the water. YouTuber Oleg Arefjev, based in Germany, has uploaded two videos capturing this phenomenon on the Black Sea near Sevastopol, Russia. Strangely, it appears as though the entire sea is steaming. Have you ever seen such a spectacle?