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Tropical cyclone naming

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Tropical cyclones and subtropical cyclones are named by various warning centers to provide .... Any member of the World Meteorological Organization's hurricane, typhoon and tropical cyclone comm...

How do hurricanes get their names? | Earth | EarthSky

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Atlantic hurricane names for the 2015 season include Ana, Bill, Claudette, Danny , Erika, ... use of names, the system was revised so that storms would be named after female names. ... So just pretend they're using some other Patricia's name.

Why do hurricanes and cyclones have female names? - Quora

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If -- this is a big if -- more actual hurricanes recently have had female names, this .... cyclones are all the same, just different names for tropical storms in different ...

Reason to name hurricanes

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Experience shows that the use of short, distintive given names in written as well as ... In the past, confusion and false rumors have arisen when storm advisories ... The practice of naming hurricanes solely after women came to an end in 1978  ...

Are hurricanes named after women more dangerous? Not so fast.

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Jun 3, 2014 ... They only started getting male names on alternate years in 1979. This matters because hurricanes have also, on average, been getting less deadly over time. “It could be that more people die in female-named hurricanes, ...

Hurricane names - how are they decided? - Telegraph

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Oct 20, 2014 ... Britain has been warned to expect a battering from the remnants of ... Hurricanes are named using a rotating list of male and female names. ... High and dry: Holidaymaker Simon Taylor, from Twickenham takes the only dry ...

Female hurricanes are deadlier than male hurricanes, study says ...

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Jun 3, 2014 ... Apparently sexism isn't just a social problem -- if you're in the path of a hurricane, ... Female-named hurricanes cause "significantly more deaths," a study finds ... depending on whether the storm has a male or female name.

Why Hurricanes are Named | The Weather Channel

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Sep 7, 2014 ... Have you ever questioned the naming of a hurricane 'Norbert', 'Bob' or 'Lenny'? ... a possible female name storm list was used by Air Force Hurricane ... However, the confusion over the IPA wasn't the only debatable topic.

Hurricanes With Female Names Kill More People, Study Finds | TIME

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Jun 2, 2014 ... Hurricanes given female names tend to be more deadly than hurricanes ... first studies to make this finding, and the results are only preliminary. Jeff Lazo from the National Center for Atmospheric Research has poured cold ...

How Are Hurricanes Named? - LiveScience

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Aug 27, 2012 ... Initially, all hurricane names were female, with the first "girl" hurricane ... A storm earns its hurricane handle once it has been identified to have a ...

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Weather Facts: History of Hurricane Names - Weather UK ...

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For many years hurricanes and other tropical storms bore only girls' names. ... Hurricanes that have a severe impact on lives or the economy are remembered by ...

Female-named hurricanes kill more than male hurricanes because ...

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Jun 2, 2014 ... Hurricanes have been named since 1950. Originally, only female names were used; male names were introduced into the mix in 1979.

Why Have Female Hurricanes Killed More People Than Male Ones ...

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Jun 2, 2014 ... They only started getting male names on alternate years in 1979. This matters because hurricanes have also, on average, been getting less ...