EOC Status

EOC STATUS:  Level 3

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 :: 73F Fog

    73F Fog

    06/29/2017 - 7:50 AM

  • Today

    Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 103. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    06/29/2017 - 5:42 AM

  • Tonight

    Increasing clouds, with a low around 77. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    06/29/2017 - 5:42 AM

  • Friday

    Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 104. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    06/29/2017 - 5:42 AM

  • Friday Night

    Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    06/29/2017 - 5:42 AM

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.