This forecast site suggests the 3rd wave peaks in December – this is based on the patterns observed in other countries.
Source: Coronavirus Prediction Dashboard
For all the politicians and social media hemming and hawing over “if only people wore their face masks” (89% already do nationally in the U.S.) and “if only we had a different politician in charge” (all the other countries that are experiencing the same thing have a different politician in charge) … and so on … we are seeing the same patterns in nearly all countries.
The only thing that explains this, it seems, is that most of the pandemic policies have little to no effect. The virus does what it does in spite of, not because of, the policies.