FORT HOOD, Texas — Due to continued freezing weather, the Fort Hood Senior Commander has authorized the closure of Fort Hood until further notice.

Meadows Child Development Center will remain open for mission essential personnel.

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

All commissaries and Exchange facilities are closed.

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