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 52. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Patchy fog after 5pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 63. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Updated: Saturday 5/23, 22:37 (Source: NOAA Point Forecast)
Warnings and advisories
(Source: NWS hazardous weather outlook)
Rest of tonight: South wind 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy late in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Sunday: South wind 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast 10 to 15 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Chance of showers in the morning...Then showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Updated: Saturday 5/23, 21:27 (Source: NOAA NDBC)
Water temperature: 49 °F
Updated: Saturday 5/23, 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 5/23 at 11:00 PM
Air temperature: 52.9 °F
Wind Direction: SW ( 220 deg true )
Wind Speed: 1 kts
Wind Gust: 2 kts
(Source: NDBC Stn: MLWW3)
(Source: EPA AIRNow)
for Sunday, May 24, 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.