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Many hurricane names have been retired over the years, most recently Igor and Tomas in 2010, and Irene in 2011. Use the links below to get all the details!

List of retired Atlantic hurricane names - Wikipedia

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This is a cumulative list of previously used tropical cyclone (tropical storm and hurricane) names which have been indefinitely removed from reuse in the North  ...

Retired Atlantic Hurricane Names | Weather Underground

www.wunderground.com/hurricane/retired.asp

Any nation impacted by a severe hurricane can lobby the WMO to have the hurricane's name retired. From 1950 - 2011, 76 hurricanes had their names retired.

Tropical Cyclone Naming History and Retired Names

www.nhc.noaa.gov/aboutnames_history.shtml

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 ...

Retired Hurricane Names: The Most Notorious Atlantic Storms Since ...

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Sep 20, 2015 ... Some Atlantic basin hurricanes have had their names retired. Just as no New York Yankee will ever again wear number 3 (Babe Ruth), nor will ...

Retired Atlantic Hurricane Storm Names | The Old Farmer's Almanac

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Hurricane names retired due to destructiveness, including Katrina and other famous storm names.

Retired Atlantic hurricane names - USATODAY.com

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Names of notable hurricanes are retired. When an outstanding athlete leaves the sports world, his jersey or number is often retired. Likewise, the largest and ...

Complete Listing of Retired Hurricane Names

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A list of hurricane names that have been retired. The list of retired hurricane names includes famous and deadly hurricanes from the past decades.

Hurricane Names--Giving Tropical Storms and Hurricanes An Identity.

www.hurricaneville.com/names.html

They used a rotating list of storm names over a six year cycle, and then recycle the list every six years unless, a storm or hurricane name is retired. As of the end  ...

Which Hurricane Names Have Been Retired? - Live Science

www.livescience.com/33465-retired-hurricane-names.html

Aug 24, 2011 ... Nearly once a year a hurricane comes through that inflicts so much damage that its name must be retired.