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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2023 Hurricane names

Arlene, Bret, Cindy, Don, Emily, Franklin, Gert, Harold, Idalia, Jose, Katia, Lee, Margot, Nigel, Ophelia, Philippe, Rina, Sean, Tammy, Vince, Whitney

2022 Hurricane Names

Alex Bonnie Colin Danielle Earl Fiona Gaston Hermine Ian Julia Karl Lisa Martin Nicole Owen Paula Richard Shary Tobias Virginie Walter

2021 Hurricane Names

Ana Bill Claudette Danny Elsa Fred Grace Henri Ida Julian Kate Larry Mindy Nicholas Odette Peter Rose Sam Teresa Victor Wanda

2020 Hurricane Names

Arthur Bertha Cristobal Dolly Edouard Fay Gustav Hanna Isaias Josephine Kyle Laura Marco Nana Omar Paulette Rene Sally Teddy Vicky Wilfred

2030 Hurricane Names

Tentatively:

AlbertoBerylChrisDebbyErnestoFrancineGordonHeleneIsaacJoyceKirkLeslieMiltonNadineOscarPattyRafaelSaraTonyValerieWilliam

2029 Hurricane Names

Tentatively:

ArleneBretCindyDonEmilyFranklinGertHaroldIdaliaJoseKatiaLeeMargotNigelOpheliaPhilippeRinaSeanTammyVinceWhitney

2028 Hurricane Names

Tentatively:

AlexBonnieColinDanielleEarlFionaGastonHermineIanJuliaKarlLisaMartinNicoleOwenPaulaRichardSharyTobiasVirginieWalter

2027 Hurricane Names

Tentatively:

AnaBillClaudetteDannyElsaFredGraceHenriIdaJulianKateLarryMindyNicholasOdettePeterRoseSamTeresaVictorWanda

2031 Hurricane Names

Tentatively:

AndreaBarryChantalDorianErinFernandGabrielleHumbertoImeldaJerryKarenLorenzoMelissaNestorOlgaPabloRebekahSebastienTanyaVanWendy