Climate and Agriculture in the Southeast

NOAA: Official report on Hurricane Matthew now available

NOAA announced yesterday that the official report from the National Hurricane Center on Hurricane Matthew is now available.  Matthew caused 34 direct deaths in the Southeast along with several indirect deaths following the storm’s passage.  Of those, 25 deaths were in North Carolina.  The highest rainfall amount of the storm in the US was 18.95 inches set near Evergreen NC.  You can read the full report at http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/data/tcr/AL142016_Matthew.pdf