Tropical cyclones are named for historical reasons and so as to avoid confusion
when ..... They also decided that the new lists of hurricane name would start to be
used in 1978 which was a year earl...
Reason to Name Hurricanes. Experience shows that the use of short, distinctive
names in written as well as spoken communications is quicker and less subject ...
History of Hurricane Names. For several hundred years many hurricanes in the
West Indies were named after the particular saint's day on which the hurricane ...
May 14, 2013 ... With the approach of hurricane season, don't waste time emailing the National
Hurricane Center (NHC) pleading for your favorite person's ...
When a tropical storm, or hurricane develops, it is assigned a name by the
National Hurricane Center This is so that these particular systems can be
Jun 4, 2016 ... Here are the hurricane names for the 2016 season. ... See the complete history of
naming hurricanes, from NOAA. When does a storm receive a ...
Aug 27, 2012 ... ... of current hurricanes, including Earl and Fiona, may seem simple, the system
of naming hurricanes has a long and complicated history.
Aug 25, 2011 ... Why do we bestow people's names on volatile storms in the first place? Find out
more about the history of hurricane nomenclature and how it's ...
History of Hurricane Names. Forecasts: Hurrican and troppical storm forecast -
track and cone - best track. For several hundred years many hurricanes in the ...
Mar 17, 2015 ... Have you ever questioned the naming of a hurricane 'Norbert', 'Bob' or 'Lenny'?
All joking aside, there is a colorful history as to why tropical ...