Travel Warnings

CSA Position Statement Hurricane Norbert

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Released: 9/5/2014

Hurricane Norbert scattered rain along Mexico’s Pacific coast on Thursday as it headed for a brush with the Los Cabos resorts. Officials in Los Cabos closed schools and beaches and prepared emergency shelters, though the hurricane’s center was expected to stay offshore as it roars past. The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami said that Norbert had top sustained winds of 90 mph Thursday evening and it was centered about 115 miles southwest of the Baja California peninsula. Forecasters said Norbert, which reached hurricane strength Wednesday, was headed northwest at 8 mph. A tropical storm warning was in effect from La Paz to Cabo San Lazaro and Mexico’s National Meteorological Service said Norbert could unleash intense rains over much of the country’s northwest. Customers are strongly encouraged to read their Description of Coverage or Insurance Policy for details regarding their available coverage. For plans that do offer coverage for adverse weather and natural disasters, please note that there is no coverage for this specific storm under any plans purchased on or after Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014. Please contact CSA Travel Protection with questions.