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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...
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Meteorologist Joe Cioffi updates Hurricane Irma. Irma has begun to move toward the north northwest away from the north coast of Cuba and toward the Florda Keys. Satellite loops show a very tight eye developing. Winds in the Florida Keys are gusting to hurricane force.
An American man has set off from Havana in a bid to become the first person to cross the Florida Straits in a day - standing on a paddle board. A number of swimmers have previously attempted to cross the straits but have failed. Ben Friberg, 35, from Tennessee, faces strong currents, potentially choppy water and sharks on his journey.
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
What a sunset! Nothin' but sun and sea!
The end of the wet-foot dry-foot policy, which allowed Cuban refugees who made it to U.S. soil to stay in the country, also means the end of another phenomenon in the Florida Keys: refugee boats that were abandoned in remote islands. Read more at http://wlrn.org
Get this audiobook title in full for free: http://cwan.us/h/245065 Narrated by Richard Ferrone Duration 9 hours 30 minutes Top-notch suspense and killer comedy merge in this rollicking national best-seller filled with funky characters, resounding dialogue and inappropriately named wise guys. In the grand tradition of Elmore Leonard, Laurence Shames creates an outrageous heavyweight thriller that's heavy on atmosphere and action. Joey Goldman is a low level New York hustler. He's taking a working vacation in South Florida, and looking to score big with a time-share scam. His half brother Gino Delgatto is a man in need of a fall guy. When they meet in Key West, the term dysfunctional family takes on a new meaning. Will one of them succeed, or will the Miami mob find an eye-popping way...
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
Spanish/Nat A Cuban exile flotilla has returned safely to Key West, Florida. The boats traveled to the edge of Cuban waters Saturday in a tribute to 41 refugees who died two years ago when their fleeing tug was sunk by Communist gunboats. The flotilla's boats bobbed in the water at their destination as an organiser led participants in prayer. A Cuban gunboat lurked on the horizon, but there was no confrontation. Early Saturday morning and final preparations are being made - the anti-Castro flotilla is ready to set sail for Cuba. The boats range from 25-foot (7.6 metres) fishing vessels to the 57-foot (17 metres) "Latigo" and more than 100 people are involved in the flotilla. The exiles are set sail for waters off Cuba to mark the second anniversary of the sinking of a tu...
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 ...
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.
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