Real time data for the Lake Michigan Beaches of Milwaukee County Lat: N 43° 3' 41.40" Long: W 87° 52' 22.44"
Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 33. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 49. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Updated: Friday 4/18, 19:41 (Source: NOAA Point Forecast)
Warnings and advisories
(Source: NWS hazardous weather outlook)
Rest of tonight: Northeast wind 10 to 15 knots becoming east 5 to 10 knots in the late evening and overnight. Mostly clear. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Saturday: Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 to 3 feet.
Updated: Friday 4/18, 20:46 (Source: NOAA NDBC)
Water temperature: 37 °F
Updated: Friday 4/18, 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: Friday 4/18 at 08:45 PM
Air temperature: 35.4 °F
Wind Direction: NNE ( 20 deg true )
Wind Speed: 8 kts
Wind Gust: 10 kts
(Source: NDBC Stn: MLWW3)
(Source: EPA AIRNow)
for Saturday, April 19, 2014:
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.