MAP OF THE DAY: The Oil Slick Is Forming An Ominous Tail

The Deepwater Horizon oil leak is ominously spreading, and now has a tail that may be close to entering the Loop Current, which might drag the oil slick along Florida and up the East Coast.

From NASA:

Oil Slick 518

24 hour projection

Source: NOAA

48 hour projection

Source: NOAA

72 hour projection

Source: NOAA

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