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2008 Hurricane Names | 2008 National Hurricane Center Tropical Cyclone Reports

Hurricanes are named alphabetically from a predetermined list beginning the letter "A" through "W", excluding names that begin with "Q" or "U." A storm is first named by the National Hurricane Center when the system becomes…

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Why Are Hurricane Names Are Retired

When a major hurricane impacts a country that country can request the name of the hurricane be "retired" through the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) in Geneva Switzerland. Retiring a name actually means that it will not…

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Protection Against Extreme High Temperatures

Exposure to even short periods of high temperatures can cause serious health problems and potential death.  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) more people in the United States died from extreme heat…

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