Director of Harris County Flood Control District Flood Operations Program
METEOROLOGIST JEFF LINDNER
Joining the Harris County Flood Control District in 2004 as the District’s first meteorologist is one of many precedents set by Jeff Lindner. In his primary role as Director of the District’s Flood Operations Program, Jeff implements regular communication with the National Weather Service and the Harris County Office of Emergency Management (HCOEM) during times of flooding while monitoring 154 rainfall and stage gages and collecting data at over 450 bridges. Jeff has developed multiple presentations and preparedness materials on hurricane impacts, flooding, and drought and how to prepare and respond to these weather episodes. Jeff holds a Bachelor of Science degree in meteorology from Texas A&M University. He is a member of the national and local chapters of the American Meteorological Society and of the Texas Gulf Coast Emergency Managers Association, the National Hydrological Warning Council, Texas Flash Flood Coalition, and ALERT Users Group.
Don’t miss the Urban Hydrology Protecting Lives and Property Webinar!
- Strategies from your colleagues in the application featuring Guest Speaker Jeff Lindner of Harris County
- Problems that your peers and agencies are currently trying to solve
- The role new technology is playing in solving some of the issues pertaining to providing early and accurate warnings
- Harris County case study during Hurricane Harvey
- Specific measures used today to protect lives and property