EOC Status

EOC STATUS:  Level 3

WILDFIRE:  Moderate

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 :: 75F Fog/Mist

    75F Fog/Mist

    06/19/2018 - 1:56 PM

  • This Afternoon

    Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 84. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between…

    06/19/2018 - 11:42 AM

  • Tonight

    A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 74. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a half…

    06/19/2018 - 11:42 AM

  • Wednesday

    Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 97. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation …

    06/19/2018 - 11:42 AM

  • Wednesday Night

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

    06/19/2018 - 11:42 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.