The Office of the Governor of the State of West Virginia

10/16/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 10/16/2020 16:57

COVID-19 UPDATE Gov. Justice announces completion of West Virginia COVID-19 Vaccination Plan, submission to CDC

Additionally Friday, Gov. Justice provided a look at West Virginia's latest mid-week County Alert System map update, which continues to show significant improvement with Aggressive Testing efforts underway in several regions.

Redcounties: 1 (Doddridge)
Orangecounties: 6 (Berkeley, Mingo, Morgan, Randolph, Wirt, Wyoming)
Goldcounties: 7 (Clay, Jefferson, Gilmer, Marshall, Pendleton, Upshur, Wood)
Yellowcounties: 16 (Braxton, Boone, Brooke, Harrison, Jackson, Logan, Mercer, Mineral, Monroe, Nicholas, Putnam, Ritchie, Roane, Tyler, Wayne, Webster)
Greencounties: 25 (All others)

The map is updated live on the DHHR's COVID-19 Dashboard (Click 'County Alert System' tab) throughout the week for informational purposes and to provide an indication of how each county is trending ahead of each Saturday at 5 p.m.; the time when each county is assigned its official color designation for the next week, which determines the level of scholastic, athletic, and extracurricular activities permitted in each county for that particular week.