NOAA Circular 02-07 Issued: June 17, 2002

SUBJECT:  Realignment - National Weather Service,
          National Centers for Environmental Prediction,
          Environmental Modeling Center
      
TO:       Assistant Administrator for Weather Services
          Office of Finance and Administration
          Administrative Support Centers


Effective June 30, 2002, the NWS NCEP Environmental Modeling 
Center is realigned.  The Global Modeling Branch and Climate 
Modeling Branch are combined into a new Global Climate and 
Weather Modeling Branch; and the Ocean Modeling Branch is renamed 
Marine Modeling and Analysis Branch.

The revised organization and related code structures are as 
follows:

						         MAIL
ORGANIZATION					         ROUTING	
   CODE              ORGANIZATION TITLE     	         CODE    

  WX2000        Environmental Modeling Center            W/NP2
  WX2100        Marine Modeling and Analysis Branch      W/NP21
  WX2200        Mesoscale Modeling Branch                W/NP22
  WX2300        Global Climate and Weather Modeling      W/NP23
                  Branch
  WX2500        Model Test Facility                      W/NP25


                ORGANIZATION CODE CONVERSION

 NOAA
 CODE    PERSONNEL SYSTEM CODE

 ABOLISH

 WX2400  54-20-70-0002-04

  /S/  6/17/02
Helen M. Hurcombe
Acting Deputy Chief Administrative Officer