Olympia, WA, November 15, 2020 / WA Governor Announces New COVID Restrictions

SIGACTS/SITREP: Governor Jay Inslee announced on Sunday, November 15 that Washington State would be implementing new restrictions to address a reported surge in the number of COVID cases in Washington. The new restrictions, which will be in effect from November 16 to December 14, mostly prohibit indoor social gatherings and limit the capacity of retail and grocery stores to 25% occupancy. 

RECOMMENDATION: Food supply shortages are not expected, but Washington State residents should anticipate that the Governor’s new lockdown restrictions may be extended beyond December 14, 2020.