Mayra Rodriguez Valladares, a consultant and trainer at MRV Associates, will be late coming home from a foreign-exchange conference at the Trump International Beach Resort in Miami.

“I have been stuck in Sudan and Kazakhstan, so Miami’s pretty good,” she said. “We’re so used to being Type A in finance, but you can’t control everything. You cannot defeat Mother Nature. It’s just a reminder there are things you can do nothing about. I just had to take a step back and say, ‘Is my husband safe? Are my children safe? Yes.’”