EOC Status

EOC STATUS:  Level 3


BURN BAN:  In Effect

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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

    10/16/2019 - 5:56 AM

  • Today

    Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. North wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chan…

    10/16/2019 - 5:44 AM

  • Tonight

    Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    10/16/2019 - 5:44 AM

  • Thursday

    Partly sunny, with a high near 74. North wind around 5 mph.

    10/16/2019 - 5:44 AM

  • Thursday Night

    Mostly clear, with a low around 55. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

    10/16/2019 - 5:44 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.