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PAHO, meanwhile, said the virus has expanded its reach and cautioned about Guillain-Barre syndrome.
El Salvador notes a GBS spike that may be linked to Zika, and St. Martin and Guadeloupe report their first local cases.
The CDC adds 8 more destinations to its travel alert, as experts assess the threat.
All areas that harbor Aedes are vulnerable, and the Dominican Republic now has a local case.
The guidance covers testing of newborns, and the Virgin Islands and DR are now on the travel advisory.
Zika outbreaks are getting high-level attention, and Brazil reports 287 new microcephaly cases.
The committee will meet Feb 1 to discuss the growing threat and possibly related neurologic complications.
A CDC expert says US spread will likely be localized but calls for better mosquito control.
Also, more vaccine details emerge, including a candidate that might be available for emergency use this year.
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