Okatie, SC — October 7, 2016 — Due to the projected storm surge from Hurricane Matthew and to protect the BJWSA water system, the water will be turned off to the following barrier islands at 2:00 pm October 7, 2016. Secession (Gibbs) Cane , Cat, Distant, Warsaw and Vivian’s Island. The restoration of service will begin once the weather permits. After the service is restored there will be a boil water advisory in place until notified by BJWSA it is safe to consume. Water must be boiled vigorously for at least 1 minute before drinking or cooking.