While Hurricane Matthew is now one for the record books for most people (other than those in eastern North Carolina still dealing with the devastating floods in the region associated with the storm), there have been a lot of interesting stories about the storm. Many of these are on scientific aspects of the storm such as forecasting and why the heavy flooding occurred, while others are just items I found interesting.
Daytona Beach News-Journal: Surging sea brings damage, long-term concerns
The Conversation: Thousands of people didn’t evacuate before Hurricane Matthew. Why not?
Orlando Sentinel: Hurricane Matthew challenged latest prediction tech
And finally, a satellite image from NASA on the plumes of sediment entering the ocean from the flooding rivers in North Carolina at http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/IOTD/view.php?id=88906&eocn=home&eoci=iotd_readmore.