Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Contact us    |    Advertise    |   Help   RSS icon Twitter icon Facebook icon
    Home  ·  News  ·  Forum  ·  Stories  ·  Image Gallery  ·  Columns  ·  Encyclopedia  ·  Videos
Find: in
  Total images: 9,304   Total comments: 32,310   
Login or Register to upload an image.
  Water Spout

Water Spout
Image credit: CC-BY-SA-2.0 Jim @ Flickr

   

 
Comments on this image:
Some comments may be from an earlier revision of this image.
Comment icon #9 Posted by spgtmg89 on 8 October, 2004, 19:02
Ah, is it me or is there a ship in the distance. And if there is, doesn't it look awfully close to that water spout???
Comment icon #8 Posted by hollaballooza on 21 November, 2004, 0:50
lol jus abit!
Comment icon #7 Posted by da_mcvinster on 7 December, 2004, 5:42
Titanic II
Comment icon #6 Posted by undefined_innocence on 14 March, 2005, 11:08
Its so long and skinny!!! But im sure it looks more intimidating upclose.
Comment icon #5 Posted by mishalee on 29 June, 2005, 5:43
I feel sorry for the ship that's next to it.
Comment icon #4 Posted by drizzoo on 10 December, 2005, 9:56
i wonder what they sound like
Comment icon #3 Posted by aghimacrazyduckofdoom on 23 April, 2006, 20:35
That waterspout went on a diet!
Comment icon #2 Posted by miss-pelld on 25 June, 2006, 9:26
I saw three once when I was out on a longliner ship. it was awesome and scary at the same time!!! two were small ad didnt last long and the other was kind of like this one. it sounds like a woosh noise hard to explain... like a mix of pouring water and a vacume sucking water at the same time.
Comment icon #1 Posted by causticgnostic on 6 March, 2009, 11:17
I saw a dozen of them all at once while I was on a Navy ship in the eastern Mediterranean. The ship was part of a squadron sailing from Turkey to Port Said, Egypt. A ship would go right through one of the water spouts, which would pop back up into the clouds, then come right back down as soon as the ship had passed. The things were coming down all around us, kicking up water like the one in the photograph, but they were all much shorter and thicker than the one shown in this picture.


Please Login or Register to post a comment.


Image information
UM-Bot
July 14, 2004, 9:30 am
Revised: Nov 10, 2010
Views:
Comments:
File size:
12435
9
35.56k
 
Recent news stories
Woman stalked by swarm of bees for 24 hours
Posted 5-25-2016 | 3 comments
Carol Howarth was shocked to discover that a swarm of 20,000 bees had followed her car all the way home.
 
Australian town is invaded by 100,000 bats
Posted 5-24-2016 | 15 comments
Batemans Bay in New South Wales has become so overrun that a state of emergency has been declared.
 
Warning goes out over 'vampire fish' in UK
Posted 5-24-2016 | 7 comments
Swimmers have been urged to be on the lookout due to a rise in the number of blood-sucking sea lampreys.
 
Are there trillions of alien civilizations ?
Posted 5-22-2016 | 62 comments
A new study has suggested that the universe is likely to be teeming with extraterrestrial life forms.
 
Man-eating Nile crocodiles found in Florida
Posted 5-22-2016 | 17 comments
Using DNA testing, scientists have identified at least three of the deadly reptiles in Florida's swamps.
 
Are we all suffering from 'ethical amnesia' ?
Posted 5-21-2016 | 19 comments
A new study suggests that our brains may deliberately muddle up or forget memories of immoral acts.
 
Large tarantula crawls on airline passenger
Posted 5-21-2016 | 20 comments
Catherine Moreau had been watching a movie during a routine flight when she felt something on her leg.
 
 
Top   |  Home   |   Forum   |   News   |   Image Gallery   |  Columns   |   Encyclopedia   |   Videos   |   Polls
UM-X 10.7 Unexplained-Mysteries.com © 2001-2015
Privacy Policy and Disclaimer   |   Cookies   |   Advertise   |   Contact   |   Help/FAQ