The eye of Hurricane Nicole is currently affecting the island of Bermuda.
Our correspondent on the island reported that emergency services are trying to respond where possible,as persons try to do last minute repairs.
As of 11 am local time, 20,000 customers are without power, while 140 soldiers are on standby for a quick response after the hurricane passes.
Hurricane Nicole is expected to pass the island of Bermuda as a cat 4 around 12 pm Thursday 13th October 2016.
The report also states that a number houses have already lost their roofs.
The island remains on lock down and all services and business suspended until the all clear is given.
The main hospital king Edward memorial hospital remains on Lockdown.
The staff at the hospital reported for duty 8 pm Wednesday night and is expected to rotate shifts until sometime on Friday 14th October.