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Old 08-31-2016, 03:57 PM   #1
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Default Fog in the Indian Ocean

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I'm wondering if anyone knows about marine layers forming in the western Indian Ocean, specifically around Mauritius and St. Brandon's Atoll. I can't really find any information online about it, whether or not a thick layer of fog can ever develop in this region, even in rare cases.
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I remember being in Los Frailes, near Cabo San Lucas , in a pea soup fog. A cruise ship called up on VHF, asking where all this fog that people were talking about , was.
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I've never come across fog in the Indian in four crossings; but a friend had a very weird met experience of passing through a line of heavy cumulus with extremely bright shafts of light between the clouds.
Never visited the Cargados, but Rodrigues used to be a great stop; hope it still is...
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