Fukui Prefecture, Heavy Rain Warning Across 12 Municipalities

Fukui Prefecture, Heavy Rain Warning Across 12 Municipalities

Landslide Caution

At 10:55 a.m. on August 13th, the Fukui Local Meteorological Office announced a heavy rain warning & landslide caution across Fukui City, Sakai City, Eiheiji Town, Echizen Town, Sabae City, Ikeda Town, Tsuruga City, and Mihama Town.

The heavy rain warning in Awara City, and the heavy rain warning & landslide caution across Ono City, Katsuyama City, Echizen City, and Minamiechizen Town continue to remain active.

Going into August 14th, there is a forecast of a downpour of up to 40 millimeters within an hour, accompanied with lightning. Over a two-day period until the afternoon of the 14th, many areas within Fukui Prefecture could accumulate up to 200~300 millimeters of rainfall. The Fukui Local Meteorological Office is advised to exercise caution and remain alert for landslides, lower regions becoming submerged in water, rising water levels within rivers, and flooding.

Source: https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1377489

Fukui Prefecture, 11 New COVID-19 Infections

Fukui Prefecture, 11 New COVID-19 Infections

June 18th Report

On June 18th, Fukui Prefecture reported 11 new COVID-19 infections, bringing its cumulative total to 1,088. As of this day, there are 35 active cases within the prefecture.
Brief details of the 11 cases are as follow.

The Fukui City male part-time worker (#4, 30s) is a close contact of the Eiheiji Town female part-time worker (#3, 20s).

The Fukui City unemployed female (#5, 20s), the Fukui City female company employee (#7, 20s), the Fukui City male company employee (#8, 20s), the Fukui City male (#9, 20s), and the Fukui City male student (#10, 20s) are close contacts of a Fukui City female (20s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on June 17th.

The Fukui City male company employee (#11, 70s) is a close contact of an Echizen City male (50s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on June 17th.

Sources: https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/210618.pdf; https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1340101; https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/joukyou.pdf

Fukui Prefecture, 7 New COVID-19 Infections

Fukui Prefecture, 7 New COVID-19 Infections

May 26th Report

On May 26th, Fukui Prefecture reported 7 new COVID-19 infections, bringing its cumulative total to 1,034. As of this day, there are 49 active cases within the prefecture, of which 1 is in serious condition.
Brief details of the 7 cases are as follow.

The Fukui City male company employee (30s, #1) is a close contact of a Fukui City male (30s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on May 14th.

The Echizen Town male company employee (20s, #2), Echizen Town female student (10s, #3), and Echizen Town male student (under 10, #4) are close contacts of an Echizen Town female (40s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on May 22nd.

The Gifu Prefecture male student (10s, #5) is a close contact of a COVID-19 patient from outside Fukui Prefecture. He is currently being treated outside the prefecture.

The Fukui City male company employee (30s, #7) is a close contact of Fukui City male (30s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on May 14th.

Sources: https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/210526.pdf; https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1324980; https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/joukyou.pdf

Fukui Prefecture, 14 New COVID-19 Infections & 1 Death

Fukui Prefecture, 14 New COVID-19 Infections & 1 Death

April 23rd Report

On April 23rd, Fukui Prefecture reported 14 new COVID-19 infections, bringing its cumulative total to 831 cases, as well as 1 COVID-19 related death. As of this day, there are 169 active cases within the prefecture, of which 2 are in serious condition.
Brief details of each case are as follow.

The Sakai City male teacher (40s, #1) is a close contact of a Sakai City female (20s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 22nd.

The Fukui City female company employee (30s, #2) is a contact of an Awara City female (50s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 21st.

The Sakai City self-employed male (50s, #3) is a contact of a Sakai City female (40s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 21st.

The Fukui City male company employee (20s, #4) is a contact of a Fukui City male (30s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 21st.

The Fukui City female student (10s, #5) is a close contact of a Sabae City female (10s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 22nd.

The Fukui City male part-time worker (20s, #6) is a close contact of a Fukui City male (50s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 22nd.

The Ono City unemployed male (80s, #7) is a close contact of a Fukui City female (50s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 22nd.

The people within cases #9 through #12 are connected to a school within Tsuruga City, which had a COVID-19 cluster reported on April 21st.

The Eiheiji Town female part-time worker (40s, #14) is a close contact of an Eiheiji Town male (40s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 18th.

Sources: https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/210423.pdf; https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1304349; https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/joukyou.pdf

Fukui Prefecture, 26 New COVID-19 Infections

Fukui Prefecture, 26 New COVID-19 Infections

April 21st Report, New Daily High

On April 21st, Fukui Prefecture reported 26 new COVID-19 infections, bringing its cumulative total to 779 cases. 12 of the cases are of children from an elementary school within Tsuruga City. As of this day, there are 135 active cases within the prefecture, of which 1 is in serious condition.
Brief details of the 26 cases are as follow.

The Echizen City female part-time worker (50s, #2) is a close contact of an Echizen City male (80s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 13th.

The Sakai City unemployed male (70s, #4) and the Sakai City unemployed female (70s, #5) are close contacts of the Sakai City female nursing assistant (40s, #3).

The Tsuruga City unemployed female (70s, #6) and the Eiheiji Town unemployed male (70s, #7) are contacts of the Sakai City female nursing assistant (40s, #3).

The Ono City male company employee (50s, #8) is a close contact of an Ono City male (20s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 15th.

The Fukui City male company employee (40s, #9) is a close contact of a Fukui City male (40s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 15th.

The Fukui City self-employed male (40s, #10) is a close contact of a Fukui City male (60s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 17th.

The Fukui City male company employee (50s, #12) is a close contact of a Fukui City male (20s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 20th.

The 12 cases of Tsuruga City students, of boys and girls (aged 10s and younger, #15~#26), are close contacts of a Tsuruga City female (10s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 20th.

Sources: https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/210421.pdf; https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1302784; https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1302876; https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/joukyou.pdf