A precautionary boil advisory has been issued for users in the City of Pacific water system.

The advisory was issued by the City of Pacific and the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

Residents are asked to boil water vigorously before using it for cooking or drinking, and to dispose of all ice and remake with boiled water.

Residents are asked to continue boiling water until they are notified the advisory has been lifted.

For more information, call the Missouri Department of Natural Resources, St Louis Regional Office at 314-416-2960, the DNR Public Drinking Water Branch at 573-751-5331 or the City of Pacific, 636-271-0500.