The History of Naming Cyclones

Yesterday’s presentation “They Called the Wind Mahina: The History of Naming Cyclones” is available as a PowerPoint presentation at
ftp://ftp.aoml.noaa.gov/hrd/pub/dorst/Mahina.pptx
The talk covers the history of putting names on hurricanes from the 16th Century with a specific emphasis on Clement Wragge and how our current system of names is tied to his efforts.