The 2000 Pacific hurricane season was an event in tropical cyclone meteorology. There were few notable storms this year. Tropical Storms Miriam, Norman, and Rosa all made landfall in Mexico with minimal impact. Hurricane Daniel briefly threatened the US state of Hawaii while weakening. Hurricane Carlotta was the strongest storm of the year and the second strongest June hurricane in recorded history. It killed 18 people when it sank a freighter.
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... The following names were used for named storms that formed in the eastern Pacific in 2000 ... retired, so it was used again in the 2006 Pacific hurricane season ... This is the same list used for the 1994 season ...
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