5,000 gallons of water coming from San Antonio

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San Antonio Water System is heading to Austin with 5,000 gallons of water after a boil water notice was issued for the City of Austin Monday morning. 

The City of Austin Emergency Management department asked SAWS for assistance. The tanker will be used, refilled and remain available to assist, SAWS says.

The water tanker was expected to leave San Antonio around 9:15 a.m.