Yesterday’s presentation “They Called the Wind Mahina: The History of Naming Cyclones” is available as a PowerPoint presentation at
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.
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