"Hurricane Could Worsen Huge Us Oil Spill: Experts"

"MIAMI — The Gulf of Mexico oil spill could grow even more disastrous if the looming hurricane season churns up towering black waves and blasts beaches and crowded cities with oil-soaked gusts, experts warned.

With just three weeks before the Atlantic hurricane season lurches into action, odds are more than 40 percent that a big storm could cross the giant spill gushing from beneath a ruptured well on the seabed."

Juan Castro Olivera reports for AFP May 12, 2010.

Thursday, May 13, 2010