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Tropical Storm Rina Officially Identified & Named

by User Not Found | Oct 22, 2011

A Tropical Storm was identified at 11:00 p.m. EDT on Sunday, Oct. 23, 2011 after reaching sustained winds of 40 miles per hour at a location in the northwestern Caribbean Sea about 115 miles northeast of the Nicaragua-Honduras border off Central America. It was given the name Tropical Storm Rina by the U.S. National Weather Service Hurricane Center as it moved to the northwest toward Mexico.

Travel Insured International plans purchased on or after October 22, 2011 will not provide coverage for adverse weather claims due to Tropical Storm Rina or its resulting weather pattern.

Plan holders may contact our Customer Care Department at 1-800-243-3174 or with questions about this announcement.


Additional resources for storm related questions:

U.S. National Hurricane Center:
The Weather Channel:

American Red Cross:

Federal Emergency Management Agency:

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