Worldwide Tropical Cyclone Names


Subject:
Weather , Ready Reference & Quick Facts , Cyclones , Names

Description:
Lists of tropical cyclone names for various regions throughout the world. "Atlantic tropical storms have been named from lists originated by the National Hurricane Center. ... Six lists [of 21 names] are used in rotation." If "more than 21 named tropical cyclones occur in the Atlantic basin in a season, additional storms will take names from the Greek alphabet." Also includes a list of retired hurricane names. From the National Weather Service, National Hurricane Center.

Publisher:
National Weather Service, National Hurricane Center

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/aboutnames.shtml


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