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Daily Status, August 22

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Daily Status, August 22:First of all, sorry this is late; my day job required me to work until about 2 PM today. Summary/Situational AwarenessToday, across the commonwealth, there were 1212 new cases.  This is a increase from yesterday, and above the average number of cases for the last three weeks.  While the number of cases is higher than the recent average  Regionally, Northern VA's slow increase continues.  With the exception of NOVA and NW Virginia, the rest of of the state is trending down -- with the leader in the decrease being Hampton Roads/Eastern VA.  It is worth noting that the areas seen growth have a much lower prevalence of the virus, and and much better testing statistics.    The testing numbers across the state remain ok, but not great.
Overall, though in the state, North of I64 is doing better than south of I64, both in testing, number positive, and hazard.  It is worth noting, though, most of the state is doing okay. While there are a few warm spots north of 64, …