Station #45174
42.135117, -87.65506

The Wilmette buoy has been deployed for the 2023 season and is still in testing mode while the data populates pages. For questions about the buoy or to report issues with sensors or data, please email Ben Szczygiel, buoy specialist, at

Current Data

Readings Updated Every 10 Minutes

Webcam Images

Images and videos captured by the Wilmette Buoy are updated once per hour during daylight hours and are time-stamped in Central Time. If image does not appear to be updated, clear your web cache and browser history, then refresh the page. If you continue to have issues, please let us know. The images and videos from this buoy camera are not to be used, broadcast, or distrubuted without express prior permission. Please contact for more information.

 Webcam from Wilmette Buoy

Webcam Video

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