Shelter Will Open for Local SM Residents at 11:30 p.m.
The City of San Marcos will open the San Marcos Activity Center, 501 E. Hopkins at 11:30 p.m., as a shelter for San Marcos residents who want to voluntarily leave flood-prone... read more
Saturday, August 26, 2017 10:26:00 PM
Expect More Rain Through the Night, Possibility of Extended Power Outages
Additional roads could be closed in the City of San Marcos and throughout Hays County, and power interruptions could last for extend periods of time as... read more
Saturday, August 26, 2017 10:03:00 PM
Saturday, August 26, 2017 4:42:00 PM
Saturday, August 26, 2017 4:41:00 PM
There is a high probability of intense rain during the night-time hours continuing into tomorrow and the next several days. The conditions of this tropical storm will likely bring a high volume of water into our already saturated area. Although we... read more
Saturday, August 26, 2017 3:57:00 PM
Saturday, August 26, 2017 2:35:00 PM
The FAA warns unauthorized drone operators that they may be subject to significant fines if they interfere with emergency response operations. Flying a drone without authorization in or near the disaster area may violate federal, state, or local... read more
Saturday, August 26, 2017 12:08:00 PM
The Hays County and City of San Marcos joint emergency operations center is now fully activated and will be staffed 24/7 until further notice.
Over Friday night and through early Saturday morning, sporadic heavy rains were reported and several... read more
Saturday, August 26, 2017 8:48:00 AM
Hays County is now under a Tropical Storm Warning. Hurricane Harvey remains unpredictable, but the NWS says to expect very heavy rainfall over the next several days and tropical storm winds of 40-50mph with gusts up to 60mph. Rainfall is... read more
Friday, August 25, 2017 5:23:00 PM
Unsure if your location is susceptible to flooding?
Hays County along with Halff Associates has created an interactive web map, for public use, showing FEMA floodplains, parcels lines, city limits, 2 foot LiDAR contours, Edwards Aquifer... read more
Friday, August 25, 2017 3:25:00 PM