Unusually Cold Weather Reaches Florida

By: 23 Storm Team/CBS
By: 23 Storm Team/CBS

So you know it's cold in Florida when the manatees start looking for
a warm spot to hang out.

In the Tampa Bay area...every time there's a cold snap...the manatees make a bee-line to the TECO Power Plant in Apollo Beach. The water around the plant is warmed by the utilities operations and make a perfect refuge for the sea-going mammals. Hundreds of folks show up every year to watch the manatees at their winter "spa."


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