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, 17 New COVID-19 Infections

Fukui Prefecture, 17 New COVID-19 Infections

June 22nd Report

On June 22nd, Fukui Prefecture reported 17 new COVID-19 infections, bringing its cumulative total to 1,155. As of this day, there are 80 active cases within the prefecture.
Brief details of the 17 cases are as follow.

Those among cases #1, #6, #7, and #16 are connected to a restaurant.

The Fukui City male student (#2, 10s) is a close contact of a Fukui City female (20s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on June 21st.

The Sakai City male company employee (#4, 20s) and the Fukui City male company employee (#12, 20s) are contacts of a Fukui City male company employee (20s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on June 21st.

The Sakai City female part-time employee (#5, 50s) is a close contact of the Sakai City male company employee (#4, 20s).

The Echizen Town male company employee (#9, 50s) is a contact of an Ono City male company employee (20s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on June 18th.

The Fukui City boy (#10, under 10) is a close contact of a Fukui City self-employed male (30s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on June 19th.

The Fukui City male company employee (#11, 20s) is a close contact of a Fukui City female part-time employee (20s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on June 19th.

The Fukui City male company employee (#13, 20s) is a contact of the Sakai City male company employee (#4, 20s)

Sources: https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1342569; https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/joukyou.pdf; https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/210622.pdf

Fukui Prefecture, 6 New COVID-19 Infections

Fukui Prefecture, 6 New COVID-19 Infections

April 25th Report

On April 25th, Fukui Prefecture reported 6 new COVID-19 infections, bringing its cumulative total to 849. As of this day, there are 178 active cases within the prefecture, of which 3 are in serious condition.
Brief details of the 6 cases are as follow.

The Tsuruga City female teacher (50s, #1) is connected with a COVID-19 cluster at a school within Tsuruga City, which was reported on April 21st.

The Sakai City male student (10s, #4) is a close contact of an Eiheiji Town male (10s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 24th.

The Mihama Town male company employee (50s, #5) is a close contact of a Mihama Town male (20s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 24th.

Sources: https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/210425.pdf; https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1305627; https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/joukyou.pdf

Fukui Prefecture, 3 New COVID-19 Infections

Fukui Prefecture, 3 New COVID-19 Infections

April 5th Report

On April 5th, Fukui Prefecture reported 3 new COVID-19 infections, bringing its cumulative total to 619 cases. As of this day, there are 62 active COVID-19 cases within the prefecture.
Brief details of the 3 new cases are as follows.

The Minamiechizen Town female company employee (30s; #1) is a close contact of the Minamiechizen Town female resident (10s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 4th.

The Takahama Town female students (10s; #2 and #3) is a close contact of the Takahama Town female resident (10s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 4th.

Sources: https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/210405.pdf; https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/joukyou.pdf; https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1292268

Fukui Prefecture, 6 New COVID-19 Infections

Fukui Prefecture, 6 New COVID-19 Infections

April 4th Report

On April 4th, Fukui Prefecture reported 6 new COVID-19 infections, bringing its cumulative total to 616 cases. As of this day, there are 62 active COVID-19 cases within the prefecture.
Brief details of each of the 6 cases are as follows.

The Wakasa Town female student (10s, #3) is a close contact of the Wakasa Town boy (under 10) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 3rd.

The Minamiechizen Town female student (10s, #4) is a close contact of a COVID-19 patient from outside the prefecture.

The Takahama Town female student (10s, #6) is a contact of the Oi Town man (50s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 1st.

Sources: https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/210404.pdf; https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/joukyou.pdf; https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1291784