Cuomo said 3,287 were hospitalized, compared to 3,108 the previous day. There were 42 deaths, more than 39 on Thursday, he said.
Cuomo said the state saw another jump in its seven-day average from 3.72% to 3.98%. Western New York’s positivity rate remained the highest in the state at 6.53%, according to state data.
“We are entering a challenging period of continuous COVID-19 spread across this state,” the Democratic governor said in a statement. “This is to slow the spread of you, your neighborhood and your community.”
NYC COVID: Illegal club closed with around 400 people
More Coronivus COVID-19 Cover
Coronavirus by zip code – New York City
Do you have coronovirus symptoms?
Where to be tested for COVID-19 coronavirus
New CDC Guidelines on Masks
How Coronavirus Changed the New York Area
New York City
Westchester and Hudson Valley
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Coronovirus
Submit a news tip
Copyright © 2020 by The Associated Press. All rights reserved.