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

Crosswind/Headwind components for: MDW

Begin Date: 25th   Begin time: 18Z      End Date: 26th   End time: 18Z

Time
Direction
Speed
Gust
XW: Rwy 04/22
HW: Rwy
XW: Rwy 13/31
HW: Rwy
25 / 18Z
210 °
13
20
3 to 4 kts
22: 13 kts
13 to 19 kts
13: 3 kts
25 / 20Z
200 °
10
15
4 to 6 kts
22: 9 kts
9 to 14 kts
13: 4 kts
26 / 1Z
190 °
10
0
5 kts
22: 8 kts
8 kts
13: 6 kts
26 / 9Z
220 °
9
0
0 kts
22: 9 kts
9 kts
13: 1 kt
26 / 13Z
230 °
7
0
1 kt
22: 7 kts
7 kts
31: 1 kt

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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