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

Crosswind/Headwind components for: MDW

Begin Date: 27th   Begin time: 16Z      End Date: 28th   End time: 12Z

Time
Direction
Speed
Gust
XW: Rwy 04/22
HW: Rwy
XW: Rwy 13/31
HW: Rwy
27 / 16Z
250 °
12
21
5 to 10 kts
22: 11 kts
11 to 19 kts
31: 5 kts
27 / 17Z
270 °
12
0
9 kts
22: 8 kts
8 kts
31: 9 kts
27 / 20Z
290 °
10
0
9 kts
22: 4 kts
4 kts
31: 9 kts
27 / 23Z
50 °
5
0
1 kt
04: 5 kts
5 kts
13: 1 kt
28 / 1Z
100 °
3
0
3 kts
04: 2 kts
2 kts
13: 2 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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