CSA Position Statement Tropical Storm Bertha

Published by August 1, 2014

CSA

Released: 8/01/2014

Tropical Storm Bertha formed late Thursday night, about 275 miles east-southeast of Barbados.  The storm is now tracking quickly toward the Windward Islands, with tropical storm warnings in effect for Puerto Rico, the U.S. and British Virgin Islands and parts of the Windward Islands.  Bertha is expected to track near the Dominican Republic Saturday night into early Sunday, then the southeast Bahamas Sunday.  Official forecasts do not expect significant intensification of Bertha through at least early Sunday.  The storm is expected to stay away from the Florida coast as it eventually turns north out in the Atlantic Basin.  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 Friday, August 1st, 2014.  Please contact CSA Travel Protection with questions.