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 20 percent chance of snow after 3am. Increasing clouds, with a low around -5. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. West wind around 10 mph.
Updated: Wednesday 12/11, 14:42 (Source: NOAA NWS)
Warnings and advisories
One product issued by NWS for: 7NM ENE West Milwaukee WI:
(Source: NWS hazardous weather outlook)
Tonight: West wind 15 to 20 knots easing to 10 to 15 knots early in the morning. Slight chance of snow early in the morning. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet early in the morning.
Thursday: West wind 10 to 20 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
Updated: Wednesday 12/11, 15:33 (Source: NOAA NDBC)
Water temperature: 40 °F
Updated: Wednesday 12/11, 12:00 (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 12/11 at 03:45 PM
Air temperature: 8.1 °F
Wind Direction: W ( 280 deg true )
Wind Speed: 11 kts
Wind Gust: 14 kts
(Source: NDBC Stn: MLWW3)
(Source: EPA AIRNow)
for Wednesday, December 11, 2013:
You can safely enjoy being outside. Wear sunglasses on bright days. If you burn easily, cover up and use sunscreen SPF 30+.
In winter, reflection off snow can nearly double UV strength.
(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.