X-Real time data for the Lake Michigan Beaches of Milwaukee County Lat: N 43° 3' 41.40" Long: W 87° 52' 22.44"

Milwaukee County Beaches

Real time weather and beach conditions for the Lake Michigan Beaches of Milwaukee County

Weather and Beach Conditions
Last update: Sep 27, 2021 2:45 AM

today’s weather forecast

Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

Updated: Monday 9/27, 02:39 (Source: NOAA Point Forecast)


Warnings and advisories

2 products issued by NWS for: 7NM ENE West Milwaukee WI

Small Craft Advisory

Hazardous Weather Outlook

(Source: NWS hazardous weather outlook)

today's nearshore forecast

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CDT EARLY THIS MORNING

REST OF TONIGHT: Southwest wind 15 to 20 knots easing to 10 to 15 knots early in the morning. Gusts up to 25 knots. Mostly clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet early in the morning.

MONDAY: West wind 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest 5 to 10 knots late in the morning, then becoming north 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots early in the afternoon becoming northeast 15 to 20 knots late in the afternoon. Sunny. Waves 1 to 2 feet building to 3 to 4 feet late in the afternoon.

Updated: Monday 9/27, 01:06 (Source: NOAA Nearshore Forecast)

water and wave forecast

In the summer months, click for information.

(Source: NWS Surfcast)

swim hazard risk

In the summer months, click for information.

(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!

breakwater gauge

Located on the McKinley breakwater.

Conditions on: Monday 9/27 at 02:10 AM

Air temperature: 69.8 °F

Wind Direction: WSW ( 250 deg true )

Wind Speed: 10 kts

Wind Gust: 13 kts

(Source: NDBC Stn: MLWW3)

today's air quality

Location: Milwaukee and South Ozaukee Counties, WI

Current Air Quality: 09/27/21 1:00 AM CDT

Good - 46 AQI - Ozone

Good - 32 AQI - Particle Pollution (2.5 µm)

Good - 27 AQI - Particle Pollution (10 µm)

Agency: Wisconsin Dept. of Natural Resources

Last Update: Mon, 27 Sep 2021 12:45:01 CST

(Source: EPA AIRNow)

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