Real time data for the Lake Michigan Beaches of Milwaukee County Lat: N 43° 3' 41.40" Long: W 87° 52' 22.44"
Tonight: Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.
Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. South wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Updated: Tuesday 11/25, 15:38 (Source: NOAA Point Forecast)
Warnings and advisories
(Source: NWS hazardous weather outlook)
Tonight: West wind 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 5 to 10 knots in the late evening and early morning...Then easing to 5 knots early in the morning. Mostly cloudy through around midnight then becoming partly cloudy. Waves around 1 foot.
Wednesday: Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots becoming east late in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Waves around 1 foot.
Updated: Tuesday 11/25, 15:37 (Source: NOAA NDBC)
Water temperature: 42 °F
Updated: Tuesday 11/25, 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: Tuesday 11/25 at 04:00 PM
Air temperature: 24.3 °F
Wind Direction: SW ( 230 deg true )
Wind Speed: 13 kts
Wind Gust: 15 kts
(Source: NDBC Stn: MLWW3)
(Source: EPA AIRNow)
for Tuesday, November 25, 2014:
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.