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Iowa and Minnesota seeing low flu activity

Iowa and Minnesota seeing low flu activity

Posted: Feb. 17, 2019 12:21 PM
Updated: Feb. 17, 2019 12:21 PM

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of today's weather forecast... the cádác map shows low levels of flu activity in minnesota and iowa... compared to this same time last year... all the red and orange colors indicating high flu acitivity. libby schmidt with olmsted county public health says we are seeing a more mild strain of the flu this season, which helps explain the low numbers. but just this week... they've received more calls from schools and day cares saying the flu so it seems to be maybe on that uprise, getting to the peak in those last couple of weeks. we're not out of the woods yet, so it's still really important to stay home when you're sick. with the peak of flu season possibly on it's way,
Mason City
Overcast
41° wxIcon
Hi: 50° Lo: 30°
Feels Like: 36°
Albert Lea
Clear
37° wxIcon
Hi: 52° Lo: 30°
Feels Like: 31°
Austin
Clear
41° wxIcon
Hi: 53° Lo: 31°
Feels Like: 35°
Charles City
Overcast
43° wxIcon
Hi: 48° Lo: 30°
Feels Like: 37°
Rochester
Clear
37° wxIcon
Hi: 49° Lo: 26°
Feels Like: 28°
We're tracking a rebound of temps and more rain on the way this week.
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