Real time data for the Lake Michigan Beaches of Milwaukee County Lat: N 43° 3' 41.40" Long: W 87° 52' 22.44"
Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 19 by 5pm. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Updated: Wednesday 12/4, 22:12 (Source: NOAA NWS)
Warnings and advisories
2 products issued by NWS for: 7NM ENE West Milwaukee WI:
(Source: NWS hazardous weather outlook)
Rest of tonight: Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots veering west 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around 30 knots around midnight. Areas of fog late in the evening. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
Thursday: West wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around 30 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Updated: Wednesday 12/4, 21:37 (Source: NOAA NDBC)
Water temperature: 44 °F
Updated: Wednesday 12/4, 18:00 (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: Wednesday 12/4 at 10:30 PM
Air temperature: 45.5 °F
Wind Direction: WSW ( 250 deg true )
Wind Speed: 19 kts
Wind Gust: 24 kts
(Source: NDBC Stn: MLWW3)
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(Source: EPA AIRNow)
for Thursday, December 5, 2013:
You can safely enjoy being outside. Wear sunglasses on bright days. If you burn easily, cover up and use sunscreen SPF 30+.
In winter, reflection off snow can nearly double UV strength.
(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.