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Dr. Konstantine P. Georgakakos announced his retirement from HRC

After over 30 years of unwavering dedication and conscientious work, Dr. Konstantine P. Georgakakos announced his retirement from HRC on 31 December 2023, where he served as Managing Director from July 1993 to September 2023. Dr. Georgakakos founded the Hydrologic Research Center (HRC) in San Diego, California in July 1993, as a non-profit organization with... Read More

Bob Jubach

In Memoriam

It is with great sadness that we mourn the loss of Mr. Robert (Bob) Jubach, HRC General Manager from 2005 to 2022.¬† Bob passed away on December 6th, 2023, peacefully among his family, after several months of declining health. Mr. Jubach joined the Hydrologic Research Center in August 2005 and served as the Center’s General... Read More

Climate Projections for Mining Sites in Mexico

HRC and the Center for Applied Hydroclimate Sciences at the University of Arizona (UA) are partnering with the Fresnillo PLC to provide climate projections of targeted meteorological variables for their mining sites in Mexico. Climate change impacts on the mining industry are detrimental; therefore, the partnership objective is to identify key meteorological variables to understand... Read More

HRC Participates in the Second Flash Flood Guidance System (FFGS) Global Workshop

The Second Flash Flood Guidance System (FFGS) Global Workshop was held in Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia from June 19-23, 2023. The workshop was sponsored by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and hosted by the National Hydrometeorological Service of the Republic of North Macedonia. The event connected experts and representatives of National Meteorological and Hydrological... Read More

Training for the Haiti-Dominican Republic FFG System

On April 28, 2017 HRC completed a four week training program for six representatives from Haiti and the Dominican Republic on the operations of the Haiti-Dominican Republic Flash Flood Guidance (HDRFFG) system.  Known as Step 3 Training of the Flash Flood Hydrometeorologist Training Program for users of the HRC-developed Flash Flood Guidance system, the training... Read More