Photos, video: Frigid temps bring gorgeous sea smoke to Duluth


Sea smoke rises over Lake Superior and the Aerial Lift Bridge.
1 Sea smoke rises over Lake Superior and the Aerial Lift Bridge Monday. 
Sunlight shrouds and sea smoke rises over the North Pier Light in Duluth.
2 Sunlight shrouds and sea smoke rises over the North Pier Light Tuesday in Canal Park in Duluth. 
Sea smoke forms when colder air moves over warmer water.
3 The rising sun illuminates sea smoke along Park Point Monday. 
Steam devils form over Lake Superior Tuesday.
4 Steam devils form over Lake Superior Tuesday, near Duluth. A steam devil is a weak whirlwind that pulls fog into its vortex. 
A common goldeneye takes off while poking holes in a thin sheet of ice.
5 A common goldeneye takes off while poking holes in a thin sheet of ice Monday. 
Pancake ice forms along the shoreline while sea smoke rises.
6 Pancake ice forms along the shoreline while sea smoke rises above the North Pier Light in Canal Park Monday. 
A photographer is silhouetted by the rising sun and sea smoke.
7 A photographer is silhouetted by the rising sun and sea smoke Tuesday in Canal Park. 
Sea smoke and the sun rise over Lake Superior and the Aerial Lift Bridge.
8 Sea smoke and the sun rise over Lake Superior and the Aerial Lift Bridge Monday, from the Enger Park gazebo in Duluth. 
Sea smoke rises over the North Pier and the South Breakwater Outer Lights.
9 Sunlight shrouds the sea smoke as it rises over the North Pier Light (left) and the South Breakwater Outer Light (right) Tuesday. 
Sunlight shrouds and sea smoke rises over the North Pier Light.
10 Sea smoke rises over the North Pier Light Tuesday. 
Panorama of Lake Superior seen from Enger Park.
11 Sea smoke rises over Lake Superior and the Aerial Lift Bridge Monday. This is a panoramic image created by stitching together six separate images.