On Friday 14 October, the eye of Force 4 Hurricane Nicole passed directly over Bermuda. Winds hit 114 mph before and after the eye. Ninety percent of Bermudian households lost electric power but only seven minor injuries were reported.
All three America’s Cup teams were well prepared and came through the storm unscathed. Oracle Team USA posted this video showing the storm at its peak, with before and after images from their base. Click the image to watch the video.