EOC Status

EOC STATUS:  Level 3

WILDFIRE:  Moderate

BURN BAN:  Lifted

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Hays County

Main Phone Number
(512) 393-7779

712 S. Stagecoach Trail
San Marcos, Texas 78666

Current Weather Threat:
  • San Marcos, TX Weather :: 69F Overcast

    69F Overcast

    09/23/2018 - 12:56 AM

  • Overnight

    Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    09/22/2018 - 11:43 PM

  • Sunday

    Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    09/22/2018 - 11:43 PM

  • Sunday Night

    Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north northwest after midnight.

    09/22/2018 - 11:43 PM

  • Monday

    A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    09/22/2018 - 11:43 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.