Tropical system could make Gulf oil spill much worse, Sun-Sentinel, June 23, 2010:
Potentially, the oil could end up in the loop current and be carried around the tip of the state and along the East Coast.
"All bets are off with a hurricane," Masters said.
He said that because of currents, it would take "just the right hurricane" to drive oil to the Keys. However, in September the currents likely will create a "relatively clear path for oil to follow to the Keys."