If you were planning to register your vehicle in any of the 254 counties in Texas...consider this a head's up.

According to state officials, the Texas Department of Motor vehicles RTS database system is down and officials are not sure when it is going to come back up today.

Nueces county officials say the state-wide registration went down around 1:20 Wednesday afternoon.

This was an email was sent out to Nueces County Officials:

The RTS system is not expected to be available by close of business today (10/5/2016). State data center staff continue to work to bring the system back to an operational status. TxDMV will perform close-outs for all counties and send a follow-up message with any special instructions needed before opening for business tomorrow (10/6/2016).