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 ...
Atlantic Storms Retired Into Hurricane History. Hurricanes began getting names
in 1950, when the U.S. Weather Bureau began using the phonetic alphabet ...
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 ...
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 ...
Aug 27, 2012 ... While the monikers of current hurricanes, including Earl and Fiona, may ... the
system of naming hurricanes has a long and complicated history.
The History of Naming Tropical Storms Until late in the 1940s, hurricanes were
not officially named (hurricane forecasting was then in its infancy). Only the most
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 ...