Extreme Weather Delays COVID-19 Vaccine Shipments To Some Arizona Counties

Feb 18, 2021

Health officials in some Arizona counties say delivery of COVID-19 vaccines have been delayed because of extreme weather in other areas of the country.

Credit AP Photo/Esteban Felix

Coconino, Mohave and Yavapai counties have reported dose shortages as winters storms impact Texas and some parts of the central and eastern U.S.

First-dose appointments in Coconino County have been canceled Thursday and Friday affecting about 1,800 people. But Saturday appointments are still scheduled and second-doses are on track to be administered.

For more information, contact county health departments.