Mark Howell's - "Soundings"
Sunday, June 9, 2013

How many names do you have in your family that are chosen by NOAA for tropical cyclones?

There are 21 names per year for the next six years. Tradition has it that they're selected from the names of children of agency employees.

2013:Andrea, Barry, Chantal, Dorian, Erin, Fernand, Gabrielle, Humberto, Ingrid, Jerry, Karen, Lorenzo...

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