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

Crosswind/Headwind components for: ORD

Begin Date: 18th   Begin time: 18Z      End Date: 19th   End time: 24Z

Time
Direction
Speed
Gust
XW: Rwy 04/22
HW: Rwy
XW: Rwy 09/27
HW: Rwy
XW: Rwy 14/32
HW: Rwy
18 / 18Z
60 °
11
0
4 kts
04: 10 kts
5 kts
09: 10 kts
11 kts
14: 2 kts
19 / 3Z
90 °
8
0
6 kts
04: 5 kts
0 kts
09: 8 kts
6 kts
14: 5 kts
19 / 15Z
110 °
10
0
9 kts
04: 3 kts
3 kts
09: 9 kts
5 kts
14: 9 kts
19 / 21Z
130 °
12
0
12 kts
22: 0 kts
8 kts
09: 9 kts
2 kts
14: 12 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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