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

Crosswind/Headwind components for: MDW

Begin Date: 31st   Begin time: 12Z      End Date: 1st   End time: 12Z

Time
Direction
Speed
Gust
XW: Rwy 04/22
HW: Rwy
XW: Rwy 13/31
HW: Rwy
31 / 12Z
340 °
22
32
20 to 29 kts
04: 10 kts
10 to 14 kts
31: 20 kts
31 / 15Z
360 °
26
37
18 to 25 kts
04: 19 kts
19 to 27 kts
31: 18 kts
1 / 0Z
360 °
20
30
14 to 20 kts
04: 15 kts
14 to 22 kts
31: 14 kts
1 / 3Z
350 °
15
24
12 to 19 kts
04: 9 kts
9 to 14 kts
31: 12 kts
1 / 8Z
350 °
12
0
10 kts
04: 7 kts
7 kts
31: 10 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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