Recovering an adrift 3-meter weather buoy off the NOAA Ship Ka'imimoana.
An ocean observation buoy on a moderately rough day. The buoy is in tow here
and will be lifted by the A-Frame when directly astern.
Image ID: wea04321, NOAA's National Weather Service (NWS) Collection Location: Pacific Ocean near Equator Photographer: Lieutenant Commander Matthew Wingate NOAA Corps