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

Crosswind/Headwind components for: MDW

Begin Date: 27th   Begin time: 20Z      End Date: 28th   End time: 18Z

Time
Direction
Speed
Gust
XW: Rwy 04/22
HW: Rwy
XW: Rwy 13/31
HW: Rwy
27 / 20Z
10 °
13
21
7 to 11 kts
04: 11 kts
11 to 17 kts
31: 7 kts
27 / 22Z
20 °
12
19
5 to 7 kts
04: 11 kts
11 to 17 kts
31: 5 kts
28 / 2Z
30 °
7
0
2 kts
04: 7 kts
7 kts
31: 2 kts
28 / 11Z
40 °
6
0
0 kts
04: 6 kts
6 kts
31: 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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