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

Crosswind/Headwind components for: MDW

Begin Date: 25th   Begin time: 6Z      End Date: 26th   End time: 6Z

Time
Direction
Speed
Gust
XW: Rwy 04/22
HW: Rwy
XW: Rwy 13/31
HW: Rwy
25 / 6Z
230 °
4
0
0 kts
22: 4 kts
4 kts
31: 0 kts
25 / 8Z
260 °
6
0
4 kts
22: 5 kts
5 kts
31: 4 kts
25 / 15Z
300 °
9
0
9 kts
22: 2 kts
2 kts
31: 9 kts
25 / 19Z
300 °
12
19
12 to 19 kts
22: 3 kts
3 to 5 kts
31: 12 kts
26 / 0Z
290 °
9
0
8 kts
22: 4 kts
4 kts
31: 8 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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