Real time data for the Lake Michigan Beaches of Milwaukee County Lat: N 43° 3' 41.40" Long: W 87° 52' 22.44"
Today: A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Low around 55. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Updated: Sunday 9/25, 09:37 (Source: NOAA Point Forecast)
Warnings and advisories
One product issued by NWS for: 7NM ENE West Milwaukee WI
(Source: NWS hazardous weather outlook)
Rest of today: South wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around 25 knots. Slight chance of showers late in the morning...Then chance of showers and thunderstorms early in the afternoon. Showers and thunderstorms likely late in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 4 feet.
Tonight: Southwest wind 10 to 15 knots veering west 10 to 20 knots late in the evening...Then becoming 15 to 20 knots after midnight. Gusts up to 25 knots. Showers and thunderstorms through around midnight...Then slight chance of showers after midnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet in the late evening and overnight. A small craft advisory will likely be needed for late tonight.
Updated: Sunday 9/25, 09:44 (Source: NOAA NDBC)
The beach winds and waves forecast will resume in the Spring.
(Source: NWS Surfcast)
Water temperature: 63 °F
Updated: Sunday 9/25, 07:00 (Source: GLOS Nowcast 3D)
A current recreational beach forecast is not available. The National Weather Service Beach Hazard Program will return in May 2017, shortly before the Memorial Day weekend.
(Source: NWS Surfcast)
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: Sunday 9/25 at 09:50 AM
Air temperature: 63.9 °F
Wind Direction: SSE ( 150 deg true )
Wind Speed: 14 kts
Wind Gust: 17 kts
(Source: NDBC Stn: MLWW3)
(Source: EPA AIRNow)
for Sunday, September 25, 2016:
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.