Last Updated: 01/18/19

On Wednesday, January 16, 2019, Winter Storm Harper became a named storm. The storm comes right on the heels of another major winter storm, and is bringing freezing rain and heavy snow across the U.S., canceling and delaying flights nationwide.

Squaremouth’s Winter Storm Harper Travel Insurance Information Center explains coverage for the winter storm. This database is regularly updated by Squaremouth’s travel insurance experts, including answers to frequently asked questions, official provider position statements, travel alerts and notices, and other information as the storm develops.

Questions? Squaremouth’s travel insurance experts are on-hand to answer your questions about coverage for Winter Storm Harper. We are available from 8am to 10pm ET daily by chat and by phone at 1-800-240-0369.

Winter Storm Harper is bringing freezing rain and heavy snow across the U.S., canceling and delaying flights nationwide.

In order for travel insurance to cover you, you must have bought your policy before Winter Storm Harper was named on January 16, 2019.

The storm is expected to continue bringing heavy snow through the weekend, and will be followed by an Arctic freeze.

Fact Sheets and Press Releases

  • Squaremouth Answers Common Traveler Questions About Winter Storm Harper

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. January 18, 2019 — Winter Storm Harper is bringing freezing rain and heavy snow across the U.S., canceling and delaying flights nationwide. For travelers who are concerned the storm will affect their plans, travel insurance comparison site, Squaremouth, answers common questions about travel insurance coverage for winter storms.

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FAQs

  • What types of natural disasters are covered by travel insurance?

    Travel insurance can cover unforeseen natural disasters that prevent a traveler from taking their trip.

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  • Can I cancel my trip due to a winter storm or blizzard?

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    You may be covered to cancel your trip if a winter storm or blizzard seriously impacts your travel and you had a policy in place before the storm was named.

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  • Can I still buy a policy for a forecasted winter storm?

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    You cannot buy a policy with coverage for a winter storm or blizzard once it has been named.

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  • When is a storm considered foreseen by travel insurance?

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    A storm is typically considered foreseen once it is named.

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