STARTING TONIGHT AT 9 PM, up to 200,000 people will be impacted in the following areas with a water shutoff! The outage could last up to 5 DAYS!!!!
UPDATE - THE WSSC now says they too are 'TOPPING OFF' so as of tonight at 9 there should be enough water from the backup that they will be able to supply water for another 12-15 hours AFTER tonight at 9pm. But then there will be NO WATER until the water main repairs are made.
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Andrews Air Force base
In the WSSC service area of lower Prince George's County.
Here's what to do NOW before the shut-off tonight.
-Fill up bath tubs with water that can be used to flush toilets
-Store at least two gallons of water for each person for up to the 5 days expected
-Store water for pets
- Empty ice maker often in freezer and stock pile as much ice as you can keep
-download the 'iHeartradio' app incase of a power failure you can stay informed by listening on your mobil device.