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

Crosswind/Headwind components for: ORD

Begin Date: 3rd   Begin time: 14Z      End Date: 4th   End time: 18Z

Time
Direction
Speed
Gust
XW: Rwy 04/22
HW: Rwy
XW: Rwy 09/27
HW: Rwy
XW: Rwy 14/32
HW: Rwy
3 / 14Z
340 °
12
0
10 kts
04: 6 kts
11 kts
27: 4 kts
4 kts
32: 11 kts
3 / 16Z
300 °
11
18
11 to 18 kts
22: 2 kts
6 to 9 kts
27: 10 kts
4 to 6 kts
32: 10 kts
4 / 2Z
290 °
9
0
8 kts
22: 3 kts
3 kts
27: 8 kts
4 kts
32: 8 kts
4 / 15Z
280 °
10
17
9 to 15 kts
22: 5 kts
2 to 3 kts
27: 10 kts
6 to 11 kts
32: 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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