Real time data for the Lake Michigan Beaches of Milwaukee County Lat: N 43° 3' 41.40" Long: W 87° 52' 22.44"
Tonight: Scattered flurries before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Monday: Snow, mainly after noon. High near 28. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Updated: Sunday 1/25, 15:37 (Source: NOAA Point Forecast)
Warnings and advisories
2 products issued by NWS for: 7NM ENE West Milwaukee WI:
(Source: NWS hazardous weather outlook)
Tonight: Northeast wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around 25 knots becoming east 5 to 10 knots. Scattered flurries until early morning. Waves 5 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 4 feet.
Monday: South wind 5 to 10 knots. Slight chance of snow in the morning...Then snow in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Updated: Sunday 1/25, 15:08 (Source: NOAA NDBC)
Water temperature: 36 °F
Updated: Sunday 1/25, 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: Sunday 1/25 at 03:30 PM
Air temperature: 24.8 °F
Wind Direction: NNE ( 20 deg true )
Wind Speed: 22 kts
Wind Gust: 26 kts
(Source: NDBC Stn: MLWW3)
(Source: EPA AIRNow)
for Sunday, January 25, 2015:
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.