Why are natural disasters always named after women e. g. hurricane Katrina and Sandy?
What Girls Said 14
Because women are crazy and our wrath is fierce. And because we 🎶rock you like a hurricane🎶 duh4
They're not. They alternate between "male" and "female" names.
Hurricane David in 1979 claimed over 2000 lives. It was a category 5 hurricane.
You can tell which storms were particularly devastating by going through the list of retired names.
en. wikipedia. org/.../List_of_retired_Atlantic_hurricane_names2
Actually they aren't. they alternate boy girl alphabeticaly and world wide every cyclone tornado etc is named in that same order by the meterologists its just been a load of luck that some of the larger ones to cause news worthy damage have been girls names.0
they actually alternate between male and female names, the female one were just "better" which is why they stand out.
That's for hurricanes
qph. is. quoracdn. net/main-qimg-fd81ac3376f07b01e6f4c2e5862280ac
Apple! They should name one apple or carmen. hahah!0
EXCUSE ME there are some named after men to u know! :P0
Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned.
Also "mother" nature.0
Actually they alternate. Do your research. Hurricane Andrew was the worst in American history.1
Not in the Philippines... xD0
Because women are the common disasters0
They alternate the names between female and male.0
"mother nature" objects like boats and cars are always female too.
Well, God is a "he" so guess it evens it out a bit...0
Because they come and take everything you have car etc.😜0
What Guys Said 11
I think they alternate years. Lately it's been female names that were the noteworthy ones, but when I was growing up we had Hurricane Bob, Andrew, Hugo, etc.2
They are named after women for good reason. LOL JOKES.
They alternate between male and female names.2
Because they start off wet and wild, but leave ya high and dry?
(awful, overused joke, I know lol)2
Why haven't we seen a natural disaster named hulk? that's what I want to know.1
Because if they named them after guys, they would be His-icanes.
Naw, they alternate.2
They aren't ie ike gustave.
The first letter corresponds to the number the hurricane that particular hurricane was that year.
A for instance 1
And so on0
LOL... dude you are asking for a whole lot of pain!0
Because women are disasters lol.0
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