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VA COVID cases peak before 1 May 2022

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As the current Omicron-driven wave continues, a key uncertainty is what the peak in the number of weekly confirmed and probable COVID-19 cases in Virginia will be in the time through the end of April 2022. Virginia's all-time weekly peak in confirmed+probable cases was 118,656 for the week ending 8 January 2022.

What will be Virginia’s weekly peak of new confirmed and probable cases before 1 May 2022?

This question resolves on the basis of the peak in the weekly total of confirmed+probable COVID-19 cases on the VDH “Number of Cases by Date of Symptom Onset” graph on the COVID-19 cases/hospitalizations/deaths dashboard.

The week ending 4 December 2021 is the first week covered by this question and the week ending 30 April 2022 is the last week covered.

Also see this related question on when this peak will be.

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