Storm grunt. Storm jackal. Storm rifle.

What is this? Climate change?

No I think of it as an indirect reference to the Nazis

There could be multiple types of covenant factions and the one in Halo 4 are called ‘Storm’ or something like that.

I’ve never heard(about) and seen the Storm Jackal

> I’ve never heard(about) and seen the Storm Jackal

here

The name is likely related to the faction in some way.

> The name is likely related to the faction in some way.

Yes. Probably. But I think also the appearance. (since all things storm now look like members of the locust horde).