Residents: please take take precautions to avoid Mosquitos and possible West Nile Virus infection.
Historically found in 48 states including UT see links for Cache Valley status:
1- If you have West Nile virus, you will typically show the first virus symptoms within three to 14 days of being bitten by the infecting mosquito.
2- Around 70 to 80 percent of people who are infected won’t show any symptoms.
3- Mosquito bites are most common in late August to early September.
Only 20-percent of those infected will experience mild, flu-like symptoms—such as chills, fever, headache, muscle weakness, nausea, and vomiting—which disappear within a few days time. In rare cases (less than one percent) of those bitten by a mosquito with West Nile that develop West Nile Encephalitis, a serious inflammation of the brain or surrounding tissues.