NWS Fort Worth CWSU--Crosswind & Headwind components for MDW

Crosswind/Headwind components for: MDW

Begin Date: 2nd   Begin time: 12Z      End Date: 3rd   End time: 12Z

Time
Direction
Speed
Gust
XW: Rwy 04/22
HW: Rwy
XW: Rwy 13/31
HW: Rwy
2 / 12Z
280 °
5
0
4 kts
22: 3 kts
3 kts
31: 4 kts
2 / 17Z
250 °
7
0
3 kts
22: 6 kts
6 kts
31: 3 kts
3 / 1Z
999 °
0
0
0 kts
04: 0 kts
0 kts
13: 0 kts

If a gust is forecast, a range of crosswind components (XW) will be listed.
The first value is based on the sustained wind speed, the second value is based on the forecast gust speed.
Headwind components (HW) are based on the forecast sustained wind speed.
999° indicates a forecast variable wind. In this case the speed is set to zero such that crosswind/headwinds are zero.

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