Yucatán Channel

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Yucatán Channel

n
(Placename) a channel between W Cuba and the Yucatán peninsula
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After this current passes through the Yucatan Strait between Mexico and Cuba, it heads north toward Louisiana and then loops back to the east and passes south of Florida.
In the non-rotating case, outflow through the Yucatan Strait is an undisturbed curve of the LC.
"These reports indicate that the large amount of sargassum-and presumably the dolphin associating with it--in the Caribbean is being pushed to the west where the Caribbean current should carry it northward ultimately through the Yucatan Straits into the Gulf of Mexico," he said.