AUBURN, AL (WTVM) – The Auburn Water Works Board also asking its customers to practice voluntary water restrictions while a drought watch continues.
A "phase one" watch was issued Friday.
The Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs also issuing a drought declaration for the state of Alabama.
All residents in Lee county are asked to restrict outdoor watering between 8 p.m. and 8 a.m.
Homeowners with even-numbered addresses should water on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, and those with odd-numbered addresses should water on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.
Officials say there should be no outdoor watering on Sunday.
The watch will remain in effect until further notice.