EOC Status

EOC STATUS:  Level 3

WILDFIRE:  Moderate

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 :: 70F Fair

    70F Fair

    02/17/2020 - 6:56 PM

  • Tonight

    Drizzle, mainly after 4am. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    02/17/2020 - 9:29 PM

  • Tuesday

    A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 69. S…

    02/17/2020 - 9:29 PM

  • Tuesday Night

    Showers likely, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation…

    02/17/2020 - 9:29 PM

  • Wednesday

    Rain. High near 51. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    02/17/2020 - 9:29 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.