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...
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.
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 ...
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
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, ...
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 ...
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.
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.
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 ...
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 ...