What happens if you run out of names for hurricanes? The Greek Alphabet after the W name (Wilfred for 2020)

[Update for 2021 and beyond]: Before 2021, the Greek alphabet is used, since 2021, the World Meteorological Organization provides an alternate list. Why did they do this? Probably to give someone some work to do and give the WMO more of a purpose.

Atlantic alternate list:

AdriaBraylenCaridadDeshawnEmeryFosterGemmaHeathIslaJacobusKenzieLucioMakaylaNolanOrlandaPaxRoninSophieTayshaunVivianaWill

Pacific alternate list:

AidanBrunaCarmeloDaniellaEstebanFlorGerardoHeddaIzzyJacintaKenitoLunaMarinaNancyOvidioPiaReySkylarTeoVioletaWilfredoXiniaYarielZoe

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