The hurricane season opened Wednesday with a flourish, and more specifically, with the debut of its first named storm, Tropical Storm Alvin.
Tropical Depression 1-E was upgraded and named a tropical storm on Wednesday, which happens to be the first day of the Eastern Pacific hurricane season, according to the National Hurricane Center. The Atlantic hurricane season officially starts on June 1, and both seasons end November 30.
"Additional strengthening is forecast during the next 48 hours," the Miami-based hurricane center said, "and Alvin could become a hurricane in a couple of days."
Wow, so early. Seems as if only yesterday it was spring. This is my request for naming the next three storms beginning with the present one, letter "A" :
Sorry, I forgot.
Aww! Hurpicane Wut has a nice ring to it!
Tropicana Storm Wut also has a nice ring. Yeah. Or how about Hurricane Mac-n-cheese?
Lol ty rupert!
ALVIN!!!! ....ok Dave.
Hurricane Fern in spring1972 was named after me!!
So the 3rd storm of the year will be named The Chipmunks!? & the 4th Dave?? lol! That'll be fun!!
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