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

Crosswind/Headwind components for: ORD

Begin Date: 23rd   Begin time: 3Z      End Date: 24th   End time: 6Z

Time
Direction
Speed
Gust
XW: Rwy 04/22
HW: Rwy
XW: Rwy 09/27
HW: Rwy
XW: Rwy 14/32
HW: Rwy
23 / 3Z
160 °
4
0
3 kts
22: 2 kts
4 kts
09: 1 kt
1 kt
14: 4 kts
23 / 16Z
190 °
10
0
5 kts
22: 9 kts
10 kts
27: 2 kts
8 kts
14: 6 kts
23 / 22Z
200 °
8
0
3 kts
22: 8 kts
8 kts
27: 3 kts
7 kts
14: 4 kts
24 / 2Z
240 °
6
0
2 kts
22: 6 kts
3 kts
27: 5 kts
6 kts
32: 1 kt

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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