The first retired hurricane name ever


WORLD'S FIRST
RETIRED HURRICANE NAME

THE LONGEST LIST OF THE LONGEST STUFF AT THE LONGEST DOMAIN NAME AT LONG LAST

What was the world's first retired hurricane name?

In 1950 the U.S. Weather Bureau began using the phonetic alphabet to name hurricanes starting with Able.

In 1953 the names were switched to that of women and in 1979 men's names were used for the first time.

Hurricanes that were notable had their names retired with over 60 names retired so far.

The very first hurricane name to be retired was Carol, hurricane Carol struck the Northeast U.S. late August 1954 as a category 3 hurricane with winds reaching 100 miles per hour.


The first retired hurricane name ever

The first retired hurricane name ever

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