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Milwaukee, WI  (MLWW3)  43° 00´ 18" N,   87° 53´ 04" W

See Metadata File for full description of instruments and parameters, as well as site maps. See also rtmon status, webcam status
NOTICE: Oct 02, 2019. The MIL Met Station has a damaged solar controller/battery. Data will be spotty. We plan to make a site visit to resolve the problem as soon as weather and scheduling permit. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Conditions at 10:28 pm CST on 02/21/2020 (DOY 053 04:28 GMT)
(Updated at about 10,25,40,55 minutes past the hour)
Wind Speed:   12.8 kts   (6.6 m/s)
Max Wind Speed:   16.1 kts   (8.3 m/s)
Wind Direction:   231° (SW)
Air Temperature:   30.9 °F   (-0.6 °C)
Wind Chill:   20.3 °F   (-6.5 °C)
Data & Plots of Previous 3 Hours (2 minute increments)
Data & Plots of Previous 5 Days (hourly increments)
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[Photo of Milwaukee, WI Met Station]
Note: There is no longer a Webcam at this site.
This image was taken during recent maintenance.

Nearby Webcams (external sites):
S. Milwaukee WI courtesy of LakeVision.com
Milwaukee Harbor courtesy of LakeFrontCam.com
Milwaukee Inner Harbor, courtesy of GLWI

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----- Previous 18 Hours (at top of hour)  [English] [Metric] -----
YEARDOY CST Wind
Spd
kts
Wind
Gust
kts
Peak
Wind
kts
Wind
Dir
deg
Air
Tmp
F
Wind
Chill
F
20200522200 15.4 20.8 21.6 229 31.3 19.7
20200522100 13.2 17.9 25.3 223 32.0 21.5
20200522000 12.8 16.9 19.8 223 32.2 21.9
20200521900 11.9 15.9 20.4 217 32.5 22.8
20200521800 10.9 13.2 17.9 213 33.1 23.9
20200521700 14.0 17.9 21.6 216 33.8 23.5
20200521600 17.5 22.0 26.4 215 34.3 23.0
20200521500 17.1 20.0 29.0 219 34.7 23.6
20200521400 15.0 18.9 29.5 224 33.6 22.9
20200521300 16.5 24.7 27.2 222 31.8 20.0
20200521200 12.8 19.6 21.2 220 29.3 18.2
20200521100 14.8 17.1 18.3 204 25.9 13.0
20200521000 9.9 15.0 18.3 224 23.2 12.0
20200520900 7.2 10.5 16.1 238 19.0 8.9
20200520800 10.5 13.6 15.9 227 14.9 1.2
20200520700 9.7 14.2 17.3 240 12.0 -1.8
20200520400 6.0 8.0 9.9 242 11.5 0.8
20200520300 7.6 9.5 14.4 256 10.9 -1.4
Note: Peak wind is max wind gust during entire hour
Note: Wind chill is set to -99 if air temp > 40 F or wind speed < 3 mph

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See also NWS Marine Forecast for this area, and NWS Recreational Beach Forecast

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Special thanks to the NWS Forecast Office Milwaukee and the USCG Group Milwaukee


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