Tropical storms and their names

Tropical storms becoming hurricanes in the Atlantic. Photo: Courtesy.

Maria T. Morales

The United States under threat of flooding and severe storms, the National Hurricane Center released the list of Atlantic storm names for the season 2021, that will start next 1 of June.

mother, Bill, Claudette, Dany, Elsa, Fred, Grace, Henri, Ida, Julian, Kate, Larry, Mindy, Nicolas, Odette, Peter, Rose, Sam, Teresa, Victor and Wanda, are the names with which the storms have been baptized for the next period.

Photo: Courtesy.

From this list of 21 Names, at least some 16 could turn into tropical storms, According to the official report.

Since 1953, Atlantic tropical storms have been named from a report from the National Hurricane System.

photo VD: Milagro Orellana.

This list is originated under the direction of the World Meteorological Organization, whose committee decides the names of tropical storms.