EOC Status

EOC STATUS:  Level 3

WILDFIRE:  High

BURN BAN:  In Effect

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(512) 393-7779

712 S. Stagecoach Trail
San Marcos, Texas 78666

Current Weather Threat:
  • San Marcos, TX Weather :: 90F A Few Clouds

    90F A Few Clouds

    07/27/2017 - 10:45 AM

  • Today

    Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 104. Heat index values as high as 109. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    07/27/2017 - 11:01 AM

  • Tonight

    Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.

    07/27/2017 - 11:01 AM

  • Friday

    Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. Heat index values as high as 107. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    07/27/2017 - 11:01 AM

  • Friday Night

    Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    07/27/2017 - 11:01 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.