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

Crosswind/Headwind components for: ORD

Begin Date: 21st   Begin time: 20Z      End Date: 22nd   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
21 / 20Z
340 °
12
18
10 to 16 kts
04: 6 kts
11 to 17 kts
27: 4 kts
4 to 6 kts
32: 11 kts
21 / 21Z
360 °
12
18
8 to 12 kts
04: 9 kts
12 to 18 kts
27: 0 kts
8 to 12 kts
32: 9 kts
22 / 0Z
10 °
11
0
5 kts
04: 10 kts
11 kts
09: 2 kts
8 kts
32: 7 kts
22 / 3Z
10 °
8
0
4 kts
04: 7 kts
8 kts
09: 1 kt
6 kts
32: 5 kts
22 / 6Z
340 °
4
0
3 kts
04: 2 kts
4 kts
27: 1 kt
1 kt
32: 4 kts
22 / 14Z
310 °
7
0
7 kts
22: 0 kts
4 kts
27: 5 kts
1 kt
32: 7 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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