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Press Release- NWS Advisories in Effect; Practice Caution in Hazardous Weather

The National Weather Service (NWS) Guam Weather Forecast Office issued an urban and small stream flood advisory for Guam until 4:15 p.m. A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.

Heavy rain will cause urban and small stream flooding. Overflowing poor drainage areas will result in minor flooding across Guam. One to two inches of rain have already fallen. Additional rainfall of up to two inches is expected in the next two hours.

JIC RELEASE NO. 542 - Results: Six of 565 Test Positive for COVID-19;Food Commodities Distribution Through Village Mayors ContinuesCOVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Schedule for January 21-23;Second Dose Reminder Phone Calls

Results: Six New Cases of COVID-19
Six (6) new cases of COVID-19 were identified out of 565 tests performed on Tuesday, January 19. One (1) case reported recent travel history and were identified in quarantine. 

To date, there have been a total of 7,521 officially reported cases of COVID-19 with 128 deaths, 119 cases in active isolation and 7,274 not in active isolation.

NWS Extends Rip Current Statement; Avoid Hazardous Waters

The National Weather Service (NWS), Weather Forecast Office Guam issued a rip current statement for Guam.

A high rip current risk remains in effect for Guam, Rota, Tinian, and Saipan on east facing reefs of the Mariana Islands until Sunday evening.

NWS also advised that rip currents will likely continue through Sunday and briefly subside Monday, but are expected to return by next Wednesday.

JIC RELEASE NO. 541 - Results: 30 of 1,121 Test Positive for COVID-19;COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Schedule for January 20-23;Second Dose Reminder Phone Calls; Division of Public Welfare Operations

Results: 30 New Cases of COVID-19
Thirty (30) new cases of COVID-19 were identified out of 1,121 tests performed by the Department of Public Health and Social Services (DPHSS) on Monday, January 18, and tests from additional labs from Friday, January 15 to Monday, January 18. Three (3) cases were identified through contact tracing. Five (5) cases reported recent travel history and were identified in quarantine. 

JIC RELEASE NO. 540 - 128th COVID-19-Related Fatality Reported;Results: One of 219 Tests Positive for COVID-19;DPHSS Vaccination Clinic Schedule for Week of January 19 to 23;January Allocation of Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccines Arrive

128th COVID-19-Related Fatality Reported
The Joint Information Center was notified that Guam’s 128th COVID-19-related fatality occurred at the Guam Regional Medical City (GRMC) on January 17, 2021 at approximately 10:36 p.m. The patient was a 39-year-old male with underlying health conditions. He was admitted to GRMC on January 15, 2021 and tested positive upon admission 

JIC RELEASE NO. 539 - 127th COVID-19-Related Fatality Reported Results: Three of 358 Test Positive for COVID-19;DPHSS Vaccination Clinic Schedule for Second Dose Patients: January 18 & 19 at Okkodo High School, January 20 & 21 at UOG Fieldhouse;Southern R

127th COVID-19-Related Fatality Reported
The Joint Information Center was notified that Guam’s 127th COVID-19-related fatality occurred at the Guam Regional Medical City (GRMC) on January 17, 2021 at approximately 5:50 a.m. The patient was a 59-year-old male with underlying health conditions. He was admitted to GRMC on January 14, 2021 and was a known positive case. 

JIC RELEASE NO. 538 - 126th COVID-19-Related Fatality Reported;Results: Seven of 275 Test Positive for COVID-19;DPHSS Vaccination Clinic Schedule for Second Dose Patients: January 18 & 19 at Okkodo High School, January 20 & 21 at UOG Fieldhouse;Southern R

126th COVID-19-Related Fatality Reported
The Joint Information Center was notified that Guam’s 126th COVID-19-related fatality occurred at the Guam Regional Medical City (GRMC) on January 15, 2021 at approximately 7:19 p.m. The patient was a 49-year-old male. He was admitted to GRMC earlier that day and tested positive upon admission. 

JIC RELEASE NO. 536 - 125th COVID-19-Related Fatality Reported;Results: 17 of 440 Test Positive for COVID-19;UPDATE: DPHSS Vaccination Clinic at Okkodo High School for Second Dose Patients January 18 and January 19; 7,200 Doses of Moderna Vaccines Arrive

125th COVID-19-Related Fatality Reported

The Joint Information Center was notified that Guam’s 125th COVID-19-related fatality occurred at Guam Memorial Hospital (GMH) last night at approximately 7:50 p.m. The patient was a 58-year-old male with underlying conditions. He was admitted to GMH on December 23, 2020 and tested positive upon admission. 

 

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