61 NC counties and 1 VA county are under alert, including Wake, Cumberland, Durham, Johnston, and Orange counties. Details
Published: 2007-08-05 10:33:19
Updated: 2007-08-05 10:33:19
Posted August 5, 2007
MIKE MOSS SAYS: Aaron, In effect, it would be replaced by itself! The World Meteorological Organization committee for naming Atlantic Basin storms decided last year that if a Greek letter storm is severe enough to be retired, it will be added to the list of retired names with a year-specific designation such as "Gamma2007," but then the letter itself would remain available for use in future seasons.