Weekly Report

Even a wave of vaccinations now may not be able to hold off an impending surge of cases that could top the records set in January.

In a matter of just a few weeks, the coronavirus tide has turned in Virginia, churned up by a storm known as the delta variant.

About a month ago, COVID-19 cases across the state were at the lowest levels of the pandemic amounting to about 15 infections per 100,000 people a week. Last week, there were 113 cases per 100,000 people.