Real time data for the Lake Michigan Beaches of Milwaukee County Lat: N 43° 3' 41.40" Long: W 87° 52' 22.44"
This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 43. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 42. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Updated: Sunday 4/30, 16:37 (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 becoming east 10 to 15 knots after midnight, then veering south early in the morning. Gusts up to 25 knots through late evening. Chance of thunderstorms through around midnight. Rain showers through the night. Slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Waves 4 to 6 feet subsiding to 3 to 5 feet.
Monday: South wind 10 to 15 knots veering southwest 10 to 20 knots with gusts up to 25 knots. Chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 4 feet.
Updated: Sunday 4/30, 15:23 (Source: NOAA NDBC)
The beach winds and waves forecast will resume in the Spring.
(Source: NWS Surfcast)
Water temperature: 45 °F
Updated: Friday 4/21, 07:00 (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: Sunday 4/30 at 04:50 PM
Air temperature: 39.9 °F
Wind Direction: NNE ( 30 deg true )
Wind Speed: 17 kts
Wind Gust: 18 kts
(Source: NDBC Stn: MLWW3)
(Source: EPA AIRNow)
for Sunday, April 30, 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.