EOC Status

EOC STATUS:  Level 3

WILDFIRE:  Moderate

BURN BAN:  Lifted

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(512) 393-7779

712 S. Stagecoach Trail
San Marcos, Texas 78666

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

    66F Fair

    01/27/2020 - 4:56 PM

  • Tonight

    A chance of showers and thunderstorms between midnight and 3am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am. Low around 55. South wind 5 to 10…

    01/27/2020 - 1:29 PM

  • Tuesday

    Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon. Cloudy, then gradually…

    01/27/2020 - 1:29 PM

  • Tuesday Night

    Mostly clear, with a low around 41. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    01/27/2020 - 1:29 PM

  • Wednesday

    Sunny, with a high near 61. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    01/27/2020 - 1:29 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.