Severe Weather Alerts - Milwaukee, WI

  • Beach Hazards Statement

    Beach Hazards Statement in effect until 10:00 PM CDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THISEVENING...

* HIGH WAVE ACTION... STRONG CURRENTS AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* STRONG STRUCTURAL CURRENTS...EXPECTED.

* STRONG LONGSHORE CURRENTS...EXPECTED.

* RIP CURRENTS...EXPECTED.

* LOCATION...BEACHES FROM SHEBOYGAN TO KENOSHA WITH PARTICULARLY DANGEROUS CONDITIONS TODAY INCLUDE...

VOLLRATH PARK BEACH IN SHEBOYGAN... NORTH SIDE MUNICIPAL BEACH IN SHEBOYGAN... BLUE HARBOR BEACH IN SHEBOYGAN... UPPER LAKE PARK BEACH IN PORT WASHINGTON... HARRINGTON STATE PARK BEACHES... MCKINLEY BEACH IN MILWAUKEE... GRANT PARK BEACH IN MILWAUKEE... SHOOP PARK BEACH IN RACINE... NORTH PARK BEACH IN RACINE... SIMMONS ISLAND BEACH IN KENOSHA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HIGH WAVE ACTION MAKES SWIMMING DIFFICULT AND CAN TIRE EVEN ASTRONG SWIMMER QUICKLY.

STRUCTURAL CURRENTS FORM ALONG PIERS WHERE LONGSHORE CURRENTS ANDWAVE ACTION FLOW INTO THE STRUCTURE. STRUCTURAL CURRENTS CANSWEEP YOU OUT INTO DEEPER WATER ALONG THE PIER STRUCTURE.

PLEASE VISIT THE FOLLOWING WEBSITE TO SHARE YOUR THOUGHTS ON THENEW BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT...

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SURVEY/NWS-SURVEY.PHP?CODE=CHMBHS

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