936  
FZUS73 KMKX 061414  
MWSMKX  
 
MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI  
914 AM CDT SUN SEP 6 2020  
 
LMZ644>646-671-673-675-061545-  
914 AM CDT SUN SEP 6 2020  
 
A MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...  
LAKE MICHIGAN NEARSHORE AND OPEN WATERS TO MID LAKE FROM PORT  
WASHINGTON WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL...  
 
A TIGHTENING PRESSURE GRADIENT IS RESULTING IN RAPIDLY INCREASING  
SOUTH WIND GUSTS OVER THE NEARSHORE AND OPEN WATERS OF LAKE  
MICHIGAN. WINDS ARE INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35  
KNOTS.  
 
IN ADDITION, A WEATHER PHENOMENA KNOWN AS A WAKE LOW IS PRODUCING  
BRIEF WIND GUSTS OF 40 TO 50 KNOTS. A WIND GUST OF 48 KNOTS WAS  
OBSERVED AT MITCHELL AIRPORT IN MILWAUKEE AT 9 AM. THESE BRIEF  
STRONG WINDS MAY AFFECT THE NEARSHORE AND OPEN WATERS OF LAKE  
MICHIGAN THROUGH 11 AM THIS MORNING.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MARINERS ON LAKE MICHIGAN SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR A RAPID INCREASE IN  
WINDS THE NEXT SEVERAL HOURS. A GALE WARNING IS ALSO IN EFFECT INTO  
TONIGHT.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4247 8750 4253 8781 4265 8782 4270 8777  
4278 8775 4284 8782 4289 8785 4297 8785  
4299 8787 4321 8786 4321 8712 4246 8702  
 

 
 
MBK  
 
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