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The Straits of Florida, Florida Straits, or Florida Strait is a strait located south-southeast of the North American mainland, generally accepted to be between the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean, and between the Florida Keys and Cuba.It is 150 km wide at the narrowest point between Key West and the Cuban shore, and has been sounded to a depth of 6,000 feet.The strait carries the Florida Current, the beginning of the Gulf Stream, from the Gulf of Mexico. ---Image-Copyright-and-Permission--- About the author(s): No machine-readable author provided. Foobaz assumed (based on copyright claims). License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 (CC-BY-SA-3.0) Author(s): Foobaz (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Foobaz) ---Image-Copyright-and-Permission--- This channel is dedic...
What a sunset! Nothin' but sun and sea!
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Research cruise throughout the Florida Straits on the R/V Walton Smith in cooperation with RSMAS University of Miami and OSU Hatfield Marine Science Center. Target study: plankton/larval fish christophermuina.wix.com/exploration-science
We motor sailed throughout the night. The winds were mostly light and off shore. Because the wind was coming from the shore instead of origination way out at sea, there was very little "fetch" as it is called. The more fetch there is the chance for larger waves. We had the opposite, almost no wave action. As a result we could make good time sailing while motoring.
Disturbed weather in the Bahamas to the Florida Straits persists and satellite loops show a low level circulaton has formed. Winds of 30 to 35 mph being reported. A tropical depression could form in the Florida Straits or Southeast Gulf of Mexico next 2 days.
HEADLINE: Illegal Cuban Immigration drops dramatically CAPTION: The number of Cubans attempting to cross the Florida Straits has fallen by more than half, putting 2009 on track to be perhaps the lowest for migration from the communist island in almost a decade. You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/bfa4b91fbc6f253bea5e25b84f9a120b Find out more about AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/HowWeWork
Florida Straits Band live 10-07-07 performing Rocketmans hit "It Beats 40 Below" at the 1st Annual Boot Key Bivouac, Marathon, FL. Rocketman vocals, Tommy tunes guitar/vocals, Mark Davis bass/keyboards, Christian Davis guitar, Eric "the Fish" Fishman percussions
English/Nat An Australian swimmer attempting to swim without assistance across the Florida Straits has had to cut short her trip. Susie Maroney, who left Havana early Saturday, was battered by high waves after an unexpected storm hit late the same night. Having competed approximately 100 miles of the 110-mile crossing Maroney arrived in U-S waters dehydrated, disoriented and nauseous. However, her supporters say she achieved her target. Just miles from the Florida Keys late Sunday, Susie Maroney looked set to become the first person to swim the 110 miles (177 kilometres) from Havana without assistance. But eight-foot high seas and a night of being pummelled inside her shark cage had taken their toll. Maroney is reported to have been hallucinating, thinking people ...
Invest 92-L is back. It's low pressure in the Florida Straits. The NHC says there is some potential for it to become a depression over the weekend. Forecast models take it west. It's dealing with dry air and wind shear while moving over warm wat Subscribe to WDSU on YouTube now for more: http://bit.ly/1n00vnY Get more New Orleans news: http://www.wdsu.com/ Like us: http://www.facebook.com/wdsutv Follow us: http://twitter.com/wdsu Google+: http://plus.google.com/+wdsu