California was briefly the only U.S. state in the yellow tier Monday night into Tuesday morning in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID Data Tracker. This level indicates “moderate” spread of the coronavirus
The state jumped back to the orange tier signaling “substantial” spread Tuesday afternoon. Connecticut, Florida, Hawaii and Louisiana were also in the orange Tuesday. Most other states across the country were in the red tier indicating “high” transmission with more than 100 total new cases per 100,000 in the last week.
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