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Thirty-seven years ago, the National Hurricane Center adopted the current system of Atlantic basin hurricane names. There are six lists of names, each list containing one name starting with each letter except Q, U, X, Y, and Z, and the storms of a season are named alphabetically: the first storm is given the A name in the list for that year, the next storm is given the B name, and so on. 289 more words
Palm Beach County Commissioners agreed Tuesday to give back $341,858 in storm cleanup money, and might owe as much as $3.28 million. The Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Florida Division of Emergency Management had given more than $120 million to the county to help recover from 2004’s hurricanes Frances and Jeanne, 2005’s Hurricane Wilma, […] 8 more words
A rare January hurricane formed far out in the Atlantic on Thursday, and U.S. officials said it was the first hurricane to form in the month of January since 1938. 6 more words
Nine new Hurricanes will be involved in Wednesday’s Investec Super Rugby pre-season game with the Western Force in Gosford on Wednesday.
Coach Chris Boyd still doesn’t have six World Cup All Blacks available to him for selection for the Super Rugby runners-up from last season so will take the chance to give new players some exposure to this level of play. 327 more words