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Extremely active 2017 Atlantic hurricane season finally ends

30 Dec 2017, NOAA, United States of America - gov

The 2017 Atlantic hurricane season has come to an end, matching NOAA’s seasonal predictions for being extremely active. The season produced 17 named storms of which 10 became hurricanes including six major hurricanes (Category 3, 4 or 5) – including the first two major hurricanes to hit the continental U.S. in 12 years.