In spite of an obvious wave vaccination rates have not increased. Perhaps at 53% fully vaccinated those who wish to be vaccinated have been? Some states report a lack of emergency and ICU beds while also arguing in the Supreme Court against mandated restrictions. The pink area covers the same four week period covered by the CDC forward projections. But this graph also shows a projection of an unchanged current Covid policy till the end of the wave.
The CFR appears to have been steady at 1.3% and deaths to occur on average 20 days after the infection is reported.