Texas Coordinators


 Texas State Coordinator
William (Bill) Runyon (CoCoRaHS Station Observer: TX-CLD-1)
Retired, National Weather Service
Email: texas@cocorahs.org

Texas Assistant State Coordinator
Ronnie Havran
Harris County Flood Control District
9900 Northwest Freeway
Houston, Texas 77092

Local County Coordinators

If you are interested in becoming a local county coordinator in Texas (within the regions below).. please contact...
   ... the regional coordinator listed below, or..
   ... Bill Runyon (Texas State Coordinator), or..
  ... you may email  info@cocorahs.org.


Texas Regions


Since Texas is such a large state, CoCoRaHS in Texas is broken up into geographic regions with regional coordinators for each of these areas.

Amarillo Region

Regional Coordinator:

Angela Margrave
NOAA/National Weather Service
1900 English Road
Amarillo, TX79108

 This region includes these counties (and local coordinators, if any):
Armstrong County
Carson County
Collingsworth County
Dallam County (Coordinator: Joe Burns, J457@msn.com )
Deaf Smith County
Donley County
Gray County
Hansford County
Hartley County
Hemphill County
Hutchinson County
Lipscomb County
Moore County
Ochiltree County
Oldham County
Potter County
Randall County
Roberts County
Sherman County
Wheeler County

Lubbock Region

Regional Coordinator:

John Lipe, Service Hydrologist
NOAA/National Weather Service
Lubbock, TX

This region includes these counties (and local coordinators, if any):
Bailey County
Briscoe County
Castro County
Childress County
Cochran County
Crosby County
Cottle County
Dickens County
(Coordinator: Marlene Leiby, mleiby243@yahoo.com )
Floyd County
Garza County
Hale County
Hall County
Hockley County
Kent County
King County
Lamb County
Lubbock County (Coordinator: Randy Baker, LBKTXcocorahs@gmail.com )
Lynn County
Motley County
Parmer County
Stonewall County
Swisher County
Terry County
Yoakum County

Midland/Odessa Region

Regional Coordinator: 

James DeBerry
NOAA/National Weather Service
Midland, TX

This region includes these counties (and local coordinators, if any):
Andrews County
Borden County
Brewster County (Coordinator: Amber Harrison, amber.cocorahs@gmail.com )
Crane County
Culberson County
Dawson County
Ector County
Gaines County
Glasscock County
Howard County
Jeff Davis County
Loving County
Martin County
Midland County   (Coordinator: Skylar Flake, midland.cocorahs@gmail.com )
Mitchell County
Pecos County
Presidio County
Reagan County
Reeves County
Scurry County
Terrell County
Upton County
Ward County
Winkler County

El Paso Region

Regional Coordinator:

Connor Dennhardt
NOAA/National Weather Service
El Paso, TX

This region includes these counties (and local coordinators, if any):

El Paso County
Hudspeth County

Abilene/San Angelo Region

Regional Coordinator:

Joel Dunn
NOAA/National Weather Service
San Angelo, TX

This region includes these counties (and local coordinators, if any):  
Brown County

Callahan County  (Coordinator: Chris Howe, callahancocorahs@yahoo.com )
Coleman County
Coke County 
Concho County
Crockett County
Fisher County

Haskell County
Irion County
Jones County
Kimble County (Coordinator: Charles Brainard, chazzo@outlook.com )
Mason County  (Coordinator: Rick Kirchhof, ng5v@sbcglobal.net )
McCulloch County (Coordinator: Rick Kirchhof, ng5v@sbcglobal.net )
Menard County 
Nolan County 
Runnels County (Coordinator:Vacant, if interested please contact texas.cocorahs@austin.rr.com)
San Saba County  (Coordinator: Rick Kirchhof, ng5v@sbcglobal.net )
Schleicher County  
Shackelford County  
Sterling County 
Sutton County 
Tom Green County (Coordinator: John Emler, johnemler73@gmail.com
Taylor County

Throckmorton County

Wichita Falls Region

Regional Coordinator:

Charles Kuster, Meteorologist

This region includes these counties (and local coordinators, if any):
Archer County (Coordinator: Verner Hayhusrt, vwhir@hotmail.com )
Baylor County
Clay County
Foard County
Hardeman County
Knox County
Wichita County (Coordinator: Jon Farnsworth, cookjonf@yahoo.com )
Wilbarger County

Dallas/Fort Worth/Waco/Temple Region

Regional Coordinator:

Greg Story, NWS Retired
Fort Worth, TX

This region includes these counties (and local coordinators, if any):
Anderson County
Bell County (Coordinator: Mark McGraw, qwiqdraw@gmail.com )
Bosque County (Coordinator: Tim Jeske, timj@bosquecounty.us )
Collin County (Coordinator: Kelly Disque, ksdisque@yahoo.com )
Comanche County (Coordinator:  David Morgan, david4wx@gmail.com  )
Cooke County (Coordinator: Jim Gerber, elmfork.cocorahs@gmail.com )
Coryell County (Coordinator: Bruce Polikoff, coryell.cocorahs@pobox.com)
Dallas County (
H.L. Lovell, hllovell@swbell.net ,)  
Delta County   (Coordinator: Clint Cooper, cmcooper45@gmail.com )
Denton County (Co-Cordinators: Dale Walker, djwalker@embarqmail.com , Jim Gerber elmfork.cocorahs@gmail.com )
Eastland County
Ellis County (Coordinator: Carolyn Gritzmaker, c.gritzmaker@gmail.com )

Erath County (Coordinator: David Morgan, david4wx@gmail.com  )
Falls County 
(Coordinator: George Lucas, georgeallanlucas@gmail.com)
Fannin County
Freestone County
Grayson County (Coordinator: Sue Abernathy, sueellen07@verizon.net )
Hamilton County
Henderson County
Hill County 
(Coordinator: George Lucas, georgeallanlucas@gmail.com)
Hood County (Coordinator: Hadlee Jackson, StormChsnGrl@aol.com )
Hopkins County (Coordinator: Clint Cooper, cmcooper45@gmail.com )
Hunt County
Jack County
Johnson County (Coordinator: Robert Theimer, rhsjctx@gmail.com )
Kaufman County
Lamar County (Coordinator: Clint Cooper, cmcooper45@gmail.com )
Lampasas County (Coordinator: Rick Kirchhof, ng5v@sbcglobal.net )
Leon County
Limestone County (Coordinator: George Lucas, georgeallanlucas@gmail.com)
McLennan County (Coordinator: George Lucas, georgeallanlucas@gmail.com)
Milam County
Mills County
Montague County (Coordinator: Pam Shae Hofmeister, pamshaeCoCoRaHS@yahoo.com )
Navarro County (Coordinator: John Depew, depew@dishmail.net )
Palo Pinto County
Parker County
Rains County
Robertson County
Rockwall County
Somervell County
Stephens County
Tarrant County
Van Zandt County
Wise County (Coordinator: Jim Gerber, elmfork.cocorahs@gmail.com )
Young County

Austin/San Antonio/Del Rio Region

Regional Coordinators:

Mark Lenz (NOAA retired)
Paul Yura, Warning Coordination Meteorologist
Eric Platt

NOAA/National Weather Service 
New Braunfels, TX
830-606-3617 x225

This region includes these counties (and local coordinators, if any):
Atascosa County (Coordinator: Todd Flanagan, (830) 281-3887, atascosarainfall@yahoo.com )
Bastrop County  (Coordinator: Vacant )
Bandera County (Coordinator: Gene Riley, e-mail TBD)
Bexar County (Coordinator: Jeanette Geiman, bexar.cocorahs@gmail.com )
Blanco County (Coordinator: VACANT )
Burnet County (Coordinator: Robyn Richter, (830) 693-2210, rrichter51@gmail.com )
Caldwell County
Comal County (Coordinator: Charles Flink, (210) 288-9850, ctflink@swbell.net )
DeWitt County (Coordinator: Beth Parker, dewittcocorahs@gmail.com )
Dimmit County
Edwards County (Coordinator: VACANT)
Fayette County (Coordinator: Carol Daniels, 
Frio County (Coordinator: Gary Schmidtke, gjschmidtke@hotmail.com )
Gillespie County (Coordinator: Terry Young, (512) 930-6804, terry.young@georgetown.org )
Gonzales County (Coordinator: Joe Solansky, Joe.Solansky@solanskycemetery.com )
Guadalupe County  (Coordinator: Rick Martin, wx.coord.gp@gmail.com )
Hays County (Coordinator: Mr. Lynn Lilndsay, (830) 708-3026, lynn.lindsay@gmail.com
Karnes County (Coordinator: Joe Bishop, (830) 780-3897, jbbr78118@yahoo.com)
  (Coordinator: Larry Dement, (830) 239-4610,
lddement@hotmail.com )
Kendall County (Coordinator: VACANT
  (Coordinator: Micah Voulgaris,
manager@ccgcd.org )
Kerr County (Coordinator:
Carolyn Tuttle, tuttle@c2tuttle.com
Kinney County (Coordinator: Kathryn Cottle Gose, (830) 563-2442, Kinney@ag.tamu.edu )
Lavaca County (Coordinator: Michael Bencal, (361) 798-7140, weather@homingpigeon.com )
Lee County (Coordinator: Linda Jo Conn, connlindajo@gmail.com )
Llano County (Coordinator: Rick Kirchhof, ng5v@sbcglobal.net )
Maverick County (Coordinator: James Smith, (830) 773-3060, jjwsmith2@yahoo.com )
Medina County (Coordinator:  Dave Richter,  medina.county.tx.cocorahs@gmail.com)
Real County (Coordinator: Doug Smith, (830) 279-5740, dsmithbornagain@gmail.com )
Travis County  (Coordinator: Bob Rose, (512) 473-3350, Bob.Rose@lcra.org )
Uvalde County (Coordinator: VACANT)
Val Verde County
Williamson County (Coordinator: Bob Rose, (512) 473-3350, Bob.Rose@lcra.org )
Wilson County (Coordinator: John Marrs, marrsgardens@aol.com )
Zavala County

Corpus Christi/Victoria/Laredo Region

Regional Coordinators: 

Christina Barron, Meteorologist/Forecaster
Weather Service
Corpus Christi, TX

This region includes these counties (and local coordinators, if any):
Aransas County (Coordinator: Jeremy Routh, (361) 687-3418, jeremy.routh@gmail.com )
Bee County
Calhoun County (Coordinator: Gary Long, CalhounCoCoRaHS@gmail.com )
Duval County
Goliad County
Jim Wells County (Coordinator: VACANT )
Kleberg County
(Coordinator:Mark Mainer, markmainer@reagan.com )
La Salle County (Coordinator: E. T. Page, lasalle.texas.cocorahs@gmail.com)
Live Oak County
McMullen County
Nueces County
Refugio County
San Patricio County (Coordinator: VACANT)
Victoria County (Coordinator: Noel Villarreal, (361) 579-6684, afa4nv@sbcglobal.net )
Webb County

Brownsville/McAllen Region

Regional Coordinator:

Geoffrey Bogorad, Meteorologist/Lead Forecaster
NOAA/National Weather Service
Brownsville, TX

This region includes these counties (and local coordinators, if any):
Brooks County
Cameron County
Hidalgo County
Jim Hogg County (Coordinator: Erasmo Montemayor, jimhoggcocorahs@gmail.com )
Kenedy County
Starr County
Willacy County
Zapata County

Bryan-College Station/Brazos Valley Region

Regional Coordinator:

John Nielsen-Gammon
Texas A & M University
College Station, TX 78743

This region includes these counties (and local coordinators, if any): 

Brazos County
Burleson County
Grimes County (Coordinator - Kelly Hill grimes.cocorahs@gmail.com )
Houston County  
Madison County
Trinity County
Walker County

Washington County
(Coordinator: James Woodley,  washington.cocorahs@gmail.com  )

Southeast Texas Region

Regional Coordinators:

Ronnie Havran
Harris County Flood Control District

Jonathan Brazzell, Meteorologist/Forecaster
Donovan Landreneau, Meteorologist/Forecaster
NOAA/National Weather Service
500 Airport Boulevard
Lake Charles, LA 70607

This region includes these counties (and local coordinators, if any):
Austin County (Coordinator: Ronnie Havran, Ronald.Havran@hcfcd.org )
Brazoria County (Coordinator: TBD)

Chambers County
Colorado County (Coordinator: Ronnie Havran, Ronald.Havran@hcfcd.org )
Fort Bend County
Galveston County (Coordinator: VACANT)
Hardin County (Coordinator: Daniel White, rdanielwhite@gmx.com)
Harris County (Coordinator: Billy Forney, forney.cocorahs@gmail.com )
Jackson County (Coordinator: VACANT )
Jasper County
Jefferson County (Coordinator: Robert Emanuel, ccrjc@gt.rr.com )
Liberty County (Coordinator: Felix Skarpa,
skarpa.k@gmail.com )
Matagorda County
Montgomery County (Coordinator: Jeff Royed jlroyed@yahoo.com )
Newton County
Orange County (Coordinator: Eric Bodin, cobraboy.03@att.net )
Polk County (Coordinator: Ben Runnels,
bfr0114@yahoo.com )
San Jacinto County
Tyler County (Coordinator: Dan King, gkingdano@sbcglobal.net)
Waller County (Coordinator: Ronnie Havran, Ronald.Havran@hcfcd.org )
Wharton County (Coordinator: VACANT 

Longview/Kilgore/Tyler/East and Northeast Texas Region

Regional Coordinators:

Aaron Stevens, Observation Program Leader
Jason Hansford, Meteorologist/Forecaster
NOAA/National Weather Service
5655 Hollywood Avenue
Shreveport, LA 71109

This region includes these counties (and local coordinators, if any):
Angelina County (Coordinator: Jason Reina, jasonreina@icloud.com )
Bowie County (Coordinator Chuck Kamm, 
Bowie.Co.CoCoRaHS@gmail )
Camp County (Coordinator: Clint Cooper, cmcooper45@gmail.com )
Cass County  (Coordinator: Bryan Loper, bryan.loper@yahoo.com )
Cherokee County (Coordinator: Jason Reina, jasonreina@icloud.com )
Franklin County (Coordinator: Clint Cooper, cmcooper45@gmail.com )
Gregg County ( Coordinator: Pete Quinn, quinnbob69@aol.com )
Harrison County ( Coordinator: Pete Quinn, quinnbob69@aol.com )
Marion County
Morris County (Coordinator: Clint Cooper, cmcooper45@gmail.com )
Nacogdoches County (Coordinator: Jason Reina, jasonreina@icloud.com )

Panola County
Red River County (Coordinator: Clint Cooper, cmcooper45@gmail.com )
Rusk County ( Coordinator: Pete Quinn, quinnbob69@aol.com )
Sabine County
San Augustine County (Coordinator: Jason Reina, jasonreina@icloud.com )
Shelby County (Coordinator: Jason Reina, jasonreina@icloud.com )
Smith County ( Coordinator: Pete Quinn, quinnbob69@aol.com )
Titus County (Coordinator: Clint Cooper, cmcooper45@gmail.com )
Upshur County ( Coordinator: Paul Steelman, upshur.cocorahs@gmail.com )
Wood County
(Coordinator: Clint Cooper, cmcooper45@gmail.com )