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If a cyclone is particularly deadly or costly, then its name is retired and ... The list of hurricane names covers only 21 letters of the alphabet as it is ...

www.yahoo.com/now/infamous-why-hurricane-names-most-191802052.html

Statistically, storms with "I" names are the most likely to be retired. That's because storm names are in alphabetical order.

www.weather.gov/jetstream/tc_names

Retired hurricane names: Atlantic Basin · A's: Allison (2001), Andrew (1992), Alicia (1983), Allen (1980), Anita (1977), Agnes (1972), Audrey (1957) · B's: Bo...

old.oceanrowing.com/hurricanes.htm

so that the 1999 list of names is used in 2005 and 2011; 2000 - in 2006 and 2012 ... by the storm can request that the name of the hurricane be "retired" by ...

www.wcnc.com/article/weather/whats-in-a-name-i-named-storms-own-the-longest-list-of-notorious-storms/275-6ce2a251-d33d-4581-8ca3-5f95b8163dba

Aug 29, 2021 ... What letter of the alphabet has more retired tropical storm/hurricane names than any other letter? The answer is the letter I with 11 names.

medium.com/@WeatherDecTech/this-letter-of-the-alphabet-is-associated-with-the-most-retired-hurricane-names-1d5be1a834d3

Tropical storms and hurricanes can have their names permanently retired from future lists when they are incredibly deadly or damaging. In 2017, Harvey, Irma, ...

www.news10.com/weather/weather-101/retiring-2020-hurricane-names-and-the-greek-alphabet

Mar 18, 2021 ... For the second time in the last 15 years, the annual name list was all used up, and we started naming storms with the Greek alphabet. The ...

ktvl.com/news/goodbye-gamma-hurricane-names-will-no-longer-use-greek-alphabet

Mar 18, 2021 ... Eta and Iota were also formally retired even as the entire Greek Alphabet goes away, just to make sure they are never used as a name in any ...

ticotimes.net/2021/06/01/four-hurricane-names-retired-after-deadly-destruction

Jun 1, 2021 ... The Atlantic hurricane names Dorian, Laura, Eta and Iota are ... Storms are assigned alternating male and female names in alphabetical order ...

www.nytimes.com/2021/03/18/us/storms-greek-alphabet.html

Jun 19, 2021 ... The Greek alphabet has been retired as a way of identifying tropical storms, the World Meteorological Organization said on Wednesday. The ...

www.nhc.noaa.gov/aboutnames_history.shtml

In 1953, the United States abandoned a confusing two-year old plan to name storms by a phonetic alphabet (Able, Baker, Charlie) when a new, ...