Volvo Ocean Race: the 50 best weather images

1. The rain is coming: Puma’s Kelvin Harrap drives under growing thunderclouds in typical Gulf Stream squall conditions

Volvo Ocean Race: the 50 best weather images

2. Roberto Bermudez de Castro and crew weathers the storm onboard Camper

Volvo Ocean Race: the 50 best weather images

3. Water galore on board Groupama during leg 2

Volvo Ocean Race: the 50 best weather images

4. Who’s that? Navigator Aksel Magdahl grinding in rough condition onboard Team Sanya during leg 5

Volvo Ocean Race: the 50 best weather images

5. Brad Marsh getting wet onboard Groupama on Leg 7

Volvo Ocean Race: the 50 best weather images

6. Andrew McLean bears the brunt of the force of the water on the aft grinding pedestal, onboard Camper

Volvo Ocean Race: the 50 best weather images

7. Groupama get hit by a wave on their port side, during leg 5

Volvo Ocean Race: the 50 best weather images

8. Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing finish leg 6 from Itajai, Brazil, to Miami in the driving rain

Volvo Ocean Race: the 50 best weather images

9. Camper finish second in heavy rain, on leg 6

Volvo Ocean Race: the 50 best weather images

10. Camper, skippered by Chris Nicholson from Australia, finish second in heavy rain, on leg 6 in Miami

Volvo Ocean Race: the 50 best weather images