Atlantic hurricane season ends with 14 named storms

In this photo provided by the Florida Keys News Bureau, Jai Somers, left, holds burning hurricane flags after they were doused with rum and set on ...

December 1, 2022
7:28 AM

In this photo provided by the Florida Keys News Bureau, Jai Somers, left, holds burning hurricane flags after they were doused with rum and set on fire by Paul Menta, right, to mark the end of the 2022 Atlantic hurricane season Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2022, in Key West, Fla. According to the National Hurricane Center, the 2022 season spawned 14 named tropical cyclones including eight hurricanes with two classified as major hurricanes. The event, which attracted several hundred Florida Keys residents, was staged by Key West's ceremonial Conch Republic "government.

Bill Cloutier