EOC Status

EOC STATUS:  Level 3


BURN BAN:  Lifted

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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 :: 55F Fair

    55F Fair

    01/23/2019 - 4:56 PM

  • Tonight

    Clear, with a low around 32. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.

    01/23/2019 - 4:43 PM

  • Thursday

    Sunny, with a high near 62. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    01/23/2019 - 4:43 PM

  • Thursday Night

    Mostly clear, with a low around 35. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.

    01/23/2019 - 4:43 PM

  • Friday

    Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    01/23/2019 - 4:43 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.