Real time data for the Lake Michigan Beaches of Milwaukee County Lat: N 43° 3' 41.40" Long: W 87° 52' 22.44"
Tonight: Rain likely, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 1pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. High near 52. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Updated: Wednesday 4/23, 15:13 (Source: NOAA Point Forecast)
Warnings and advisories
One product issued by NWS for: 7NM ENE West Milwaukee WI:
(Source: NWS hazardous weather outlook)
Tonight: East wind 5 to 10 knots. Slight chance of rain through around midnight. Chance of rain after midnight...Then rain likely early in the morning. Waves around 1 foot.
Thursday: Southeast wind 10 to 20 knots becoming 15 to 25 knots. Showers. Slight chance of thunderstorms through the day. Waves 1 to 2 feet building to 3 to 6 feet.
Updated: Wednesday 4/23, 14:48 (Source: NOAA NDBC)
Water temperature: 39 °F
Updated: Tuesday 4/22, 07:00 (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 4/23 at 04:30 PM
Air temperature: 36.5 °F
Wind Direction: NE ( 50 deg true )
Wind Speed: 6 kts
Wind Gust: 6 kts
(Source: NDBC Stn: MLWW3)
(Source: EPA AIRNow)
for Wednesday, April 23, 2014:
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.