Real time data for the Lake Michigan Beaches of Milwaukee County Lat: N 43° 3' 41.40" Long: W 87° 52' 22.44"
Today: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 27. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 12. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Updated: Saturday 3/8, 06:42 (Source: NOAA Point Forecast)
Warnings and advisories
(Source: NWS hazardous weather outlook)
Today: North wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots rising to 15 to 20 knots late in the morning...Then easing to 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly sunny. Waves less than 1 foot.
Tonight: Northwest wind 5 to 10 knots backing west after midnight. Mostly clear. Waves less than 1 foot.
Updated: Saturday 3/8, 03:18 (Source: NOAA NDBC)
Water temperature: 33 °F
Updated: Saturday 3/8, 06:00 (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 3/8 at 06:15 AM
Air temperature: 27.5 °F
Wind Direction: N ( 10 deg true )
Wind Speed: 18 kts
Wind Gust: 23 kts
(Source: NDBC Stn: MLWW3)
(Source: EPA AIRNow)
for Saturday, March 8, 2014:
Take precautions if you will be outside, such as wearing a hat and sunglasses and using sunscreen SPF 30+. 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.