High waves crash over Havana’s Malecon

An unusual weather front sends waves crashing over the Malecon in Havana, Cuba. Sometimes the phenomenon causes flooding, but this time it only provided fodder for tourist’s and resident’s photos.
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An unusual weather front sends waves crashing over the Malecon in Havana, Cuba. Sometimes the phenomenon causes flooding, but this time it only provided fodder for tourist’s and resident’s photos.

Mimi Whitefield has covered Latin America and the Caribbean for more than two decades. The Miami Herald’s former Rio de Janeiro bureau chief and a 2017 winner of the Maria Moors Cabot Prize, she now focuses on Cuba coverage.