Hindcast shows the Florida Keys being affected from May 19-May 30 and just south of the Florida Keys from June 6 onward.
Drifting eastward towards the Tampa Bay & Sarasota, FL areas, approximately 20-30 miles offshore on June 13.
University of Miami's Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science
Lagrangian Coherent Structures, Maria Josefina Olascoaga
Evolution based on IASNFS - NCOM, Navy Coastal Ocean Model
The use of Lagrangian Coherent Structures, which separate dynamically distinct regions such as turbulent flows in fluid dynamics, to understand the evolution of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill.