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The Beaufort Scale & Forecasting

The endless summer

This film follows two young surfers around the world in search for the perfect wave. It is a narrated documentary and the comment includes how the waves are formed and break and the changes through the seasons in locations.

Locations include : Australia, South Africa, Hawaii, French Polynesia, Lighthouse Point California, Ghana, Nigeria, Senegal and New Zealand.

 

Wave Characteristics
 
Wave Formation
 
Types of Waves
 
Types of Break
 
Tsunamis
 
Effects of Waves on Coastlines