People

SCIPP Advisory Committee
Texas


Bob Rose

Chief Meteorologist
Lower Colorado River Authority


Biography

Bob Rose is the Chief Meteorologist for the Lower Colorado River Authority (LCRA) in Austin, Texas. LCRA’s primary mission is to provide flood control and create a water supply to citizens who live near the Texas Colorado River and its tributaries. Rose provides short-term and long-term weather forecasts to the water, energy generation and transmission divisions of the company. These forecasts are vital for a smooth, low cost operation. Prior to LCRA, Rose worked as a broadcast meteorologist for KVUE TV in Austin, Texas. He obtained a B.S. in Meteorology from Texas A&M University.