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 37. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday: A slight chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Updated: Friday 3/24, 00:08 (Source: NOAA Point Forecast)
Warnings and advisories
One product issued by NWS for: 7NM ENE West Milwaukee WI
(Source: NWS hazardous weather outlook)
Rest of tonight: South wind 15 to 20 knots...Becoming 10 to 20 knots after midnight...Then becoming 10 to 15 knots early in the morning. Gusts up to 25 knots. Periods of showers and thunderstorms late in the evening. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Friday: Southwest wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots...Veering northwest late in the afternoon. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet...Building to 2 to 4 feet in the late morning and afternoon.
Updated: Thursday 3/23, 21:14 (Source: NOAA NDBC)
The beach winds and waves forecast will resume in the Spring.
(Source: NWS Surfcast)
Water temperature: 39 °F
Updated: Thursday 3/23, 19:00 (Source: GLOS Nowcast 3D)
A current recreational beach forecast is not available. The National Weather Service Beach Hazard Program will return in May 2017, shortly before the Memorial Day weekend.
(Source: NWS Surfcast)
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: Friday 3/24 at 12:40 AM
Air temperature: 42.8 °F
Wind Direction: S ( 180 deg true )
Wind Speed: 15 kts
Wind Gust: 16 kts
(Source: NDBC Stn: MLWW3)
(Source: EPA AIRNow)
for Friday, March 24, 2017:
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.