EOC Status

EOC STATUS:  Level 2

WILDFIRE:  Low

BURN BAN:  Lifted

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(512) 393-7779

712 S. Stagecoach Trail
San Marcos, Texas 78666

Current Weather Threat:
  • San Marcos, TX Weather :: 87F A Few Clouds and Breezy

    87F A Few Clouds and Breezy

    05/20/2019 - 5:56 PM

  • Tonight

    A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 72. South southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as…

    05/20/2019 - 5:43 PM

  • Tuesday

    A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7am and 1pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Cloudy through mid morning, then gr…

    05/20/2019 - 5:43 PM

  • Tuesday Night

    Increasing clouds, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    05/20/2019 - 5:43 PM

  • Wednesday

    Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 90. South southeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    05/20/2019 - 5:43 PM

EOC Status

Hays County

EOC (Emergency Operations Center)

is a central command and control facility responsible for carrying out the principles of emergency preparedness and emergency management, or disaster management functions at a strategic level in an emergency situation, and ensuring the continuity of operations in Hays County.

 

Explanation of EOC Activation Levels

LEVEL 1 (Maximum Readiness= RED)

Full Scale Activation of the Hays County Emergency Operations Center. In a full-scale activation, all primary and support agencies under the Emergency Management Plan are notified and activated.

LEVEL 2 (Increased Readiness-Watch Conditions= YELLOW)

Partial Activation of the Hays County Emergency Operations Center. This is limited agency activation. All necessary agencies needed to respond to the particular incident will be notified and activated.

LEVEL 3 (Normal Conditions= GREEN)

Typically a "monitoring" phase. Emergency Management and Preparedness Division staff are activated and operating during normal business hours.