SAN ANTONIO — UPDATE: San Antonio Water System officials have determined Tuesday morning that customers in the Terra Mont and Stonewall Estates neighborhood can now use their tap water without boiling, About 700 homes in the area were affected by a drop of pressure on Sunday morning.
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Several hundred homes and businesses in far northwest San Antonio have been advised to boil their drinking water, SAWS officials said Sunday afternoon.
Officials said in a press release that pressure dropped below 20 psi overnight in the area of Terra Mont and Stonewall Estates, impacting about 700 customers.
"SAWS is working to resolve this situation as quickly as possible," officials said. "SAWS will complete repairs and restore pressure before final samples are collected, and SAWS is authorized to lift the boil water requirement. Until the sample results confirm that water is safe to drink, customers are asked to boil water for drinking, cooking and ice making."
Officials said they will provide notice when the issue has been resolved.