EOC Status

EOC STATUS:  Level 2

WILDFIRE:  Moderate

BURN BAN:  In Effect

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Hays County

Main Phone Number
(512) 393-7779

712 S. Stagecoach Trail
San Marcos, TX 78666

Current Weather Threat:
  • San Marcos, TX Weather :: 66F Overcast

    66F Overcast

    10/24/2020 - 2:56 PM

  • This Afternoon

    Partly sunny, with a high near 70. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

    10/24/2020 - 2:22 PM

  • Tonight

    Mostly clear, with a low around 55. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.

    10/24/2020 - 2:22 PM

  • Sunday

    Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    10/24/2020 - 2:22 PM

  • Sunday Night

    A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 66. South southeast wind around 10 mph.

    10/24/2020 - 2:22 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.