Real time data for the Lake Michigan Beaches of Milwaukee County Lat: N 43° 3' 41.40" Long: W 87° 52' 22.44"
Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Updated: Wednesday 4/16, 15:41 (Source: NOAA Point Forecast)
Warnings and advisories
2 products issued by NWS for: 7NM ENE West Milwaukee WI:
(Source: NWS hazardous weather outlook)
Tonight: Southeast wind 15 to 25 knots. Slight chance of showers early in the morning. Waves 4 to 6 feet.
Thursday: South wind 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Partly sunny. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.
Updated: Wednesday 4/16, 15:41 (Source: NOAA NDBC)
Water temperature: 37 °F
Updated: Wednesday 4/16, 13:00 (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 4/16 at 04:00 PM
Air temperature: 37.6 °F
Wind Direction: SE ( 130 deg true )
Wind Speed: 19 kts
Wind Gust: 21 kts
(Source: NDBC Stn: MLWW3)
(Source: EPA AIRNow)
for Wednesday, April 16, 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.