FORT HOOD, Texas — Due to continued freezing weather, the Fort Hood Senior Commander has authorized the closure of Fort Hood for Feb. 1.

Meadows Child Development Center will be open for use by mission essential personnel only.

The Carl R. Darnall Medical Center is closed except for the emergency room.

All commissaries and Exchange facilities are closed. However, III Corps Express is open 24 hours.

All personnel should continue to monitor or for continued updates.

For detailed facilities updates, personnel should check the agency’s social media sites such as