Real time data for the Lake Michigan Beaches of Milwaukee County Lat: N 43° 3' 41.40" Long: W 87° 52' 22.44"
This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of rain after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight: A chance of rain and snow before midnight, then a chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 23. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Updated: Friday 3/7, 10:42 (Source: NOAA Point Forecast)
Warnings and advisories
(Source: NWS hazardous weather outlook)
Rest of today: Southwest wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots. Slight chance of rain late in the afternoon. Waves less than 1 foot.
Tonight: West wind 5 to 10 knots veering northwest 5 to 15 knots late in the evening...Then veering north 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots after midnight. Chance of rain through around midnight. Chance of snow through the night. Waves less than 1 foot.
Updated: Friday 3/7, 09:26 (Source: NOAA NDBC)
Water temperature: 32 °F
Updated: Friday 3/7, 06:00 (Source: GLOS Nowcast 3D)
Strong currents can occur anytime, especially near piers and jetties.
Learn more about Rip Currents and how to escape them before going to the beach!
Located on the McKinley breakwater.
Conditions on: Friday 3/7 at 11:45 AM
Air temperature: 40.5 °F
Wind Direction: S ( 190 deg true )
Wind Speed: 12 kts
Wind Gust: 13 kts
(Source: NDBC Stn: MLWW3)
(Source: EPA AIRNow)
for Friday, March 7, 2014:
Take precautions if you will be outside, such as wearing a hat and sunglasses and using sunscreen SPF 30+. Reduce your exposure to the sun's most intense UV radiation by seeking shade during midday hours.
(Source: EPA SunWise)
All natural waters contain microorganisms and may at times contain microorganisms that can cause gastrointestinal illness.
Bacterial monitoring of these Lake Michigan beaches in Milwaukee County has ended for the season.
Sampling will resume in the Spring.