NOAA projection: Growing Gulf oil spill could be moving westward
by AnnistonStar
 Around the State
May 04, 2010 | 760 views |  0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend | print | permalink

MOBILE, Ala. -- Oil from an exploded rig in the Gulf of Mexico could be transported west of the Mississippi River by developing ocean currents, according to a federal projection.

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's mapped trajectory of the oil spill through 6 p.m. today shows eastern Louisiana, including the river delta and Chandeleur Sound, under the most imminent threat.

Read the full story from the Mobile Press-Register.

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