2018 Atlantic Tropical Cyclone Names Are In

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The Atlantic Ocean’s hurricane season officially begins June 1st. Here are the names for the 2018 season as set by the World Meteorological Organization.

Pic Credit: National Weather Service Eastern Region

The 2017 season was destructive and four names were retired:

  • Harvey (Cat-4):  devastating flooding in Texas
  • Irma (Cat-4):  struck Key West and South Florida
  • Maria (Cat-4):  struck Puerto Rico
  • Nate (Cat-1):  struck Gulf Coast but brought deadly rains to parts of Central America

-Matt

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