Within the North Atlantic ocean, the name of any significant tropical cyclone can
be retired from ... Since the formal start of naming during the 1947 Atlantic
hurricane season, an ...... "Trop...
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 ...
On July 26, 1825, Hurricane Santa Ana hit Puerto Rico. The storm was so named
because it happened on this particular saint's day. This naming system ...
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 ...
History of Atlantic Hurricane Names. Names have been given to Atlantic
hurricanes for a few hundred years. People living in the Caribbean Islands
Atlantic hurricanes have been named since 1950 with Able. 1953's Alice was the
first real human-name storm. Traditionally male names have been included ...
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
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 ...
Aug 27, 2012 ... ... of current hurricanes, including Earl and Fiona, may seem simple, the system
of naming hurricanes has a long and complicated history.
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 ...