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Press Release - Flood Advisory in Effect for Guam; Heavy Rainfall Expected Next Week

Flood Advisory in Effect for Guam; Heavy Rainfall Expected Next Week

 

The National Weather Service (NWS) Guam Weather Forecast Office issued a flood advisory for Guam, in effect until 2:15 p.m. this afternoon. Urban and small stream flooding caused by excessive rainfall is expected. Between 0.5 and 1 inch of rain has fallen. Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches is expected, resulting in minor flooding.

 

Press Release - No Tsunami Threat to Marianas from Papua New Guinea Earthquake

No Tsunami Threat to Marianas from Papua New Guinea Earthquake

 

The U.S. Geological Survey recorded an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.6 that occurred 67 km E of Kainantu, Papua New Guinea, with a depth of 61.4 km, at 9:46 a.m. (ChST).

 

As advised by the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center, there is no tsunami threat to Guam or the Northern Marianas at this time.

 

This will be the final statement issued by GHS/OCD unless additional information is received.

 

Press Release - Heavy Rains Expected Next Week; Thunderstorm Advisory in Effect Through This Afternoon

Heavy Rains Expected Next Week;

Thunderstorm Advisory in Effect Through This Afternoon

 

The National Weather Service (NWS) Guam Weather Forecast Office issued a thunderstorm advisory for the Guam International Airport Authority, in effect until 5 p.m. this afternoon. Thunderstorms are possible or occurring within 20 nautical miles of the airport.

 

JIC RELEASE NO. 1130 - COVID-19 Test Results: 42 New Cases, 17 Hospitalized; Updates to COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Schedule; SNAP Supplemental Emergency Allotment for September 2022; Additional COVID-19 Updates

COVID-19 Test Results: 42 New Cases Reported

Today, tde Department of Public Healtd and Social Services (DPHSS) reported 42 new cases of COVID-19 from 445 specimens collected September 8, 2022. Five (5) of tde cases reported today are tdrough tde Department of Defense. To date, tdere have been a total of 58,221 officially reported cases, 394 deatds, 332 cases in active isolation, and 57,495 not in active isolation.

 

17 Hospitalized for COVID-19

JIC RELEASE NO. 1129 - COVID-19 Test Results: 21 New Cases, 20 Hospitalized; Updates to COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Schedule; Additional COVID-19 Updates

COVID-19 Test Results: 21 New Cases Reported
Today, the Department of Public Health and Social Services (DPHSS) reported 21 new cases of COVID-19 from 467 specimens collected September 7, 2022. Seven (7) of the cases reported today are through the Department of Defense. To date, there have been a total of 58,179 officially reported cases, 394 deaths, 303 cases in active isolation, and 57,482 not in active isolation.

 

20 Hospitalized for COVID-19

JIC RELEASE NO. 1128 -COVID-19 Test Results: 39 New Cases, 19 Hospitalized; Updates to COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Schedule; Additional COVID-19 Updates

COVID-19 Test Results: 39 New Cases Reported

Today, the Department of Public Health and Social Services (DPHSS) reported 39 new cases of COVID-19 from 503 specimens collected September 6, 2022. Seven (7) of the cases reported today are through the Department of Defense. To date, there have been a total of 58,158 officially reported cases, 394 deaths, 323 cases in active isolation, and 57,441 not in active isolation.

 

JIC RELEASE NO. 1127 - COVID-19 Test Results: 84 New Cases, 17 Hospitalized; COVID-19-related Fatalities Adjusted to 394; Changes to NRCHC COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Sept. 19; Additional COVID-19 Updates

Cumulative COVID-19 Test Results: 84 New Cases Reported

Today, the Department of Public Health and Social Services (DPHSS) reported 84 new cases of COVID-19 from 1,218 specimens analyzed from tests administered September 2 – 5, 2022:

 
  • September 6: 19 of 264 test positive for COVID-19

  • September 5: 8 of 109 test positive for COVID-19

JIC RELEASE NO. 1126 - COVID-19 Test Results: 54 New Cases, 16 Hospitalized; Additional COVID-19 Updates

COVID-19 Test Results: 54 New Cases Reported

Today, the Department of Public Health and Social Services (DPHSS) reported 54 new cases of COVID-19 from 971 specimens collected September 1, 2022. Three (3) of the cases reported today are through the Department of Defense. To date, there have been a total of 58,035 officially reported cases, 390 deaths, 395 cases in active isolation, and 57,250 not in active isolation.

 

16 Hospitalized for COVID-19

Outdated Article Circulating; Guam Not Expecting Typhoon Next Week

The Offices of Guam Homeland Security and Civil Defense (GHS/OCD), along with the National Weather Service (NWS) Guam Weather Forecast Office, are aware of an outdated news article circulating on chat groups and social media. The article, originally from 2018, reports that “Typhoon could hit Guam Tuesday.”

The circulating article and image is outdated and is not a reflection of the current conditions. The community is reminded to check for dates on images or articles circulating and verify information before sharing further.

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