Real time data for the Lake Michigan Beaches of Milwaukee County Lat: N 43° 3' 41.40" Long: W 87° 52' 22.44"
Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.
Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Updated: Saturday 4/18, 01:38 (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 tonight: East wind 5 to 10 knots veering south late in the evening...Then veering west after midnight veering north 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 25 knots early in the morning. Partly cloudy. Waves around 1 foot.
Saturday: North wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around 30 knots becoming northeast 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
Updated: Friday 4/17, 21:33 (Source: NOAA NDBC)
Water temperature: 44 °F
Updated: Friday 4/17, 19:00 (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: Saturday 4/18 at 01:30 AM
Air temperature: 44.8 °F
Wind Direction: SSW ( 200 deg true )
Wind Speed: 2 kts
Wind Gust: 2 kts
(Source: NDBC Stn: MLWW3)
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(Source: EPA AIRNow)
for Saturday, April 18, 2015:
Protection against sun damage is needed. Wear a wide-brimmed hat and sunglasses, use sunscreen SPF 30+ and wear a long-sleeved shirt and pants when practical. 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.