Tropical cyclones are named for historical reasons and so to avoid confusion
when ..... They also decided that the new lists of hurricane name would start to be
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 Atlantic Hurricane Names. Names have been given to Atlantic
hurricanes for a few hundred years. People living in the Caribbean Islands
History of Hurricane Names. Forecasts: Hurrican and troppical storm forecast -
track and cone - best track. For several hundred years many hurricanes in the ...
Atlantic Storms Retired Into Hurricane History. Hurricanes began getting names
in 1950, when the U.S. Weather Bureau began using the phonetic alphabet ...
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 ...
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
Sep 7, 2014 ... 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 ...
2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012. Andrea, Arthur, Ana, Alex ...
This is the current list in use by the National Hurricane Center. This list ... so that
the 1999 list of names is used in 2005 and 2011; 2000 - in 2006 and 2012, etc.