What To Do: Boil Water Notice
If a bad storm comes through the Tampa Bay area, it may wreak havoc on our water system and a boil water advisory may be put into effect.
When boiling water to use, the CDC recommends to let the water boil for 1 minute once it reaches a roiling boil. Once cooled, pour the water into a clean container with a cover.
So what do you need to boil water to do and what don’t you need to boil water for during our daily lives? Here are some of the recommendations from the CDC:
If you are unable to boil water and need to disinfect your water, click here for instructions from the CDC.
Rachel PItts is a 20+ year radio veteran covers all things Philly for Beasley Media Group Philadelphia as the Digital Program Director. This includes 97.5 The Fanatic, WMMR, WMGK, 92.5 XTU and BEN FM. A graduate from the Universaity of South Florida with a Bachelor's degree in Mass Communications with a focus in Public Relations. Previously was the Digital Program Director for Beasley Media Group Tampa. Has been the co-host of "Theme Parks & Rec Podcast" and of the Tampa Bay Lightning backed podcast called, "Game Mizconduct".