Election Night Map bias

On election night, a few states were called early for Biden yet were numerically for Trump. I noticed both Virginia and Rhode Island. Virginia was favoring Trump for several hours while RI went for at least an hour for Trump. The following chart is the NYT data feed using Zulu time, so 04:00 is 8pm Pacific. While it was being called solid blue for Biden, Trump had a 5% lead.

And here is the video for 8:12 pm from PBS showing both states solid blue:

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