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Old 09-17-2017, 09:04 PM   #16
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Re: Well water issues after losing power for 5 days

Originally Posted by Ghostmaker View Post
My guess is your water table has been compromised by the huge amount of water generated by the hurricane. I would not drink the well water. It can be used to flush toilets. You need to get it tested for bacteria. It may require a long time for the water table to restore itself.

Each well that was submerged in the flood feed water into your aquifer.
Excellent point. Your well might have been installed to the highest standards but every other well probing your aquifer is a hole.
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