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

Crosswind/Headwind components for: MDW

Begin Date: 22nd   Begin time: 14Z      End Date: 23rd   End time: 12Z

Time
Direction
Speed
Gust
XW: Rwy 04/22
HW: Rwy
XW: Rwy 13/31
HW: Rwy
22 / 14Z
120 °
6
0
6 kts
04: 1 kt
1 kt
13: 6 kts
22 / 18Z
90 °
7
0
5 kts
04: 5 kts
5 kts
13: 5 kts
23 / 3Z
150 °
4
0
4 kts
22: 1 kt
1 kt
13: 4 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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