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Cold front that will move thru SE Texas Monday afternoon and evening now located near the Arklatex. The front will move thur the area Monday afternoon and evening with scattered storms possible especially as it approaches I-10 during heating. The seabreeze may help iginate a few storms as well as it merges with the front south of I-10 late Monday. ...
Boil water notice for Orange County Water District #1
Orange County Water Control & Improvement District No. 1 (the district) is issuing a boil water notice in the area south of I-10, west of N. Main (105), and north of W. Railroad in Vidor, Texas.
The repair will require all affected residents on the districts system to observe a boil water notice as stated below:
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) has required our public water system, O.C.W.C. & I.D. #1, PWS ID 1810005, to notify all customers to boil their water prior to consumption.
To ensure destruction of all harmful bacteria and other microbes, water for drinking, cooking, and for making ice should be boiled and cooled prior to consumption. The water should be brought to a vigorous rolling boil for two minutes. In lieu of boiling, you may purchase bottled water or obtain water from some other suitable source. When it is no longer necessary to boil water, the water system officials will notify you that the water is safe for consumption. This rescind notice will be issued in the same manner as the boil water notice.