EOC Status

EOC STATUS:  Level 2

WILDFIRE:  High

BURN BAN:  In Effect

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Main Phone Number
(512) 393-7779

712 S. Stagecoach Trail
San Marcos, Texas 78666

Current Weather Threat:
  • San Marcos, TX Weather :: 76F Fair

    76F Fair

    08/24/2017 - 3:56 AM

  • Overnight

    A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Calm wind.

    08/24/2017 - 4:17 AM

  • Thursday

    A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 101. Light northe…

    08/24/2017 - 4:17 AM

  • Thursday Night

    A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    08/24/2017 - 4:17 AM

  • Friday

    Tropical storm conditions possible. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 93.

    08/24/2017 - 4:17 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.