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
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
Apr 26, 2016 ... 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 ...
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 ...
Aug 24, 2011 ... Nearly once a year a hurricane comes through that inflicts so much damage that
its name must be retired.
Hurricane names for the current and future seasons are listed below. Particularly
noteworthy (e.g. very deadly or very costly) hurricane names are retired. Prior to ...
Oct 23, 2015 ... The World Meteorological Organization—which assigns names to storms to help
prevent confusion from warnings for simultaneous weather ...
When hurricanes are particularly destructive, their names are retired from the list
of usable names. Any country affected by a particularly terrible storm can ...
Stormfax® Retired Hurricane Names. ... Retired Atlantic Hurricane Names. 1954.
Carol Hazel, 1955. Connie Diane Ione Janet, 1956, 1957. Audrey, 1958, 1959.
A list of hurricane names that have been retired. The list of retired hurricane
names includes famous and deadly hurricanes from the past decades.