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

Crosswind/Headwind components for: ORD

Begin Date: 26th   Begin time: 20Z      End Date: 27th   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
26 / 20Z
180 °
6
0
4 kts
22: 5 kts
6 kts
27: 0 kts
4 kts
14: 5 kts
27 / 0Z
150 °
7
0
7 kts
22: 2 kts
6 kts
09: 4 kts
1 kt
14: 7 kts
27 / 5Z
80 °
4
0
3 kts
04: 3 kts
1 kt
09: 4 kts
3 kts
14: 2 kts
27 / 10Z
30 °
5
0
1 kt
04: 5 kts
4 kts
09: 3 kts
5 kts
32: 2 kts
27 / 16Z
50 °
7
0
1 kt
04: 7 kts
4 kts
09: 5 kts
7 kts
32: 0 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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