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How many total deaths in the US will be directly attributed to COVID-19 in 2021 if Australia experiences a resurgence in COVID-19 in their 2020 flu season?

There are concerns that there may be another wave of COVID-19 in the northern hemisphere this fall. In the US, top health officials have warned of such a possibility. If this were to occur, the timing of the spread of COVID-19 would resemble that of seasonal influenza. Flu season in the northern hemisphere (including the US) is considered to be October through May and in the southern hemisphere (including Australia) is June through September.

This question asks: How many total deaths in the US will be directly attributed to COVID-19 in 2021 if Australia experiences a resurgence in COVID-19 in their 2020 flu season?

As specified in the question asking whether Australia will experience a resurgence of COVID-19 during their 2020 flu season, we define a resurgence as a period of at least 7 consecutive days where more than 500 new cases are reported per day between 2020-05-01 and 2020-09-30. That question will be used to determine if the criteria of Australia having a resurgence of this question has been met. If that question resolves as no, this question resolves as ambiguous. If that question resolves as yes, this question resolves to the value of how many total deaths in the US will be directly attributed to COVID-19 in 2021.

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