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Daily Status, Nov 19: Bad news gets worse.

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Daily Status, Nov 19 I try to update every day between 11:00 and 12:00; however, because my updates are based on when the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) updates, it takes some time to analyze and collate the data. In addition, because I have my own health issues, there will be days when the update is late or is not published at all.     The one thing to remember is that the day-to-day changes are minor. Any trend takes several days to identify and I will be looking at the data daily (that is easy) but may not update the blog.   Please be kind, as I am writing this while getting a Chemo infusion.   Situational Awareness   Big picture: The fall surge is accelerating.  NOW IS THE TIME TO BE CAREFUL!   Local: The caseload in Vienna doubled in the last month. Be careful and wear your mask.   Yesterday, VA reported 1,954 new cases of COVID on Nov 19, 2020, which is the sixth highest total overall.  Note that three of the dates that were higher were within the last week, This is within o