NOAA Circular 02-10 Issued: August 28, 2002

SUBJECT:  National Weather Service,
          National Centers for Environmental Prediction,
          Tropical Prediction Center

TO:       National Weather Service - Assistant Administrator
          Office of Finance and Administration
          Administrative Support Centers


Effective September 8, 2002, the official names of the two 
branches of the Tropical Prediction Center, National Centers for 
Environmental Prediction, NWS, are retitled as follows:

						         MAIL
ORGANIZATION					         ROUTING	
   CODE              ORGANIZATION TITLE     	         CODE    


ORGANIZATION TITLE CHANGE

 WX8100       From: Tropical Analysis and                W/NP81
                      Forecasting Branch

              To:   Tropical Analysis and Forecast
                      Branch

 WX8200       From: Tropical Support Branch              W/NP82

              To:   Technical Support Branch

  /S/
Helen M. Hurcombe
Acting Deputy Chief Administrative Officer