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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.
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
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.
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 ...
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
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
Meteorologist Joe Cioffi updates Hurricane Irma. The central pressure is falling rapidly as Irma moves northwestward into the Florida Straits and headed for the Florida Keys. Gales already occuring in much of South Florida. Coastal gusts reaching 60 to 70 mph across the keys.
With progress very slow, Pat takes some time out to give us the news from the Straits of Florida
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
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.