A Tropical Storm was identified at 5 p.m. EDT on Thursday, Oct. 6, 2011 after reaching sustained winds of 40 miles per hour at a location in the Pacific Ocean about 495 miles southwest of Manzanillo, Mexico. It was given the name Tropical Storm Jova by the U.S. National Weather Service Hurricane Center as it moved north over the Pacific with an anticipated northeast turn toward the west coast of Mexico.
Travel Insured International plans purchased on or before Oct. 5, 2011 can provide coverage for adverse weather claims due to Tropical Storm Jova or its resulting weather pattern. Travel Insured plans can provide coverage for adverse weather claims due to future tropical storms and their resulting weather patterns provided plans are purchased by the day before the date on which a covered storm is identified and named by the U.S. National Weather Service.
Plan holders may contact our Customer Care Department at 1-800-243-3174 or CustomerCare@travelinsured.com
with questions about this announcement.
Additional resources for storm related questions:
U.S. National Hurricane Center: www.nhc.noaa.gov
The Weather Channel: www.weather.com
American Red Cross: www.redcross.org
Federal Emergency Management Agency: www.fema.gov