Tag: hurricanes name

  • Hurricane Humberto: A Brief Encounter with Bermuda in September 2001

    Hurricane Humberto: A Brief Encounter with Bermuda in September 2001

    Hurricane Humberto, the eighth named storm and fourth hurricane of the 2001 Atlantic hurricane season, made a notable impact on the island of Bermuda in September 2001. This research article provides a comprehensive analysis of Hurricane Humberto, focusing on its formation, track, effects on Bermuda, and subsequent dissipation. Additionally, the article highlights the importance of…

  • Why Are Hurricanes Named After Women? Unveiling the Surprising Truth!

    Why Are Hurricanes Named After Women? Unveiling the Surprising Truth!

    Have you ever wondered why tropical cyclones are named after women? It’s a tradition that dates back to the 1800s when storms were named after female saints. However, in the 1950s, meteorologists at the US National Hurricane Center began using female names for tropical systems, which were later alternated with male names in 1979. This…