Mequon, WI (53097)

11:19 PM CDT on July 27, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Concordia University Wisconsin | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Beach Hazard Statement

Elev 692 ft 43.25 °N, 87.92 °W | Updated 21 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
68.7 °F
Feels Like 68.7 °F
N
12.0
Wind Variable Wind from NNW
Gusts 17.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.00 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 60 °F
Humidity 75%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:37 AM 8:19 PM
Waxing Crescent, 26% visible
METAR KMWC 280415Z AUTO 01005KT 10SM CLR 19/12 A3000 RMK AO2
Pressure 30.00 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 60 °F
Humidity 75%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:37 AM 8:19 PM
Waxing Crescent, 26% visible
METAR KMWC 280415Z AUTO 01005KT 10SM CLR 19/12 A3000 RMK AO2

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Beach Hazard Statement
Issued: 9:44 PM CDT Jul. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Beach hazards statement remains in effect through Friday
evening...

* high wave action... large waves and dangerous currents are
expected. Conditions are life threatening.

* Strong structural currents... expected.

* Strong longshore currents... expected/possible.

* Rip currents... possible.

* Location... beaches in Sheboygan and Ozaukee County.

* Beaches with particularly dangerous conditions include...

   Deland Park beach in Sheboygan...

   blue Harbor Beach in Sheboygan...

   North Beach in Port Washington...

   Harrington State Park beaches...

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Structural currents form along piers where longshore currents and
wave action flow into the structure. Structural currents can
sweep you out into deeper water along the pier structure.

A longshore current is a lake current that moves parallel to
shore. Longshore currents can be strong enough to prevent
swimmers from being able to keep their feet on the bottom...
making it difficult to return to shore.

Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore... which occur most often at low spots or breaks in
sandbars. Rip currents can sweep you into deeper water.