Milwaukee Astronomical Society


Observing Information

The Milwaukee Astronomical Society encourages its members to become active regular observers of celestial objects. This section includes many pertinent charts, tables and charts to assist the novice and experienced observers.



US Current Weather Map

Current storm systems, cold and warm fronts, and rain and snow areas.

WI Current Cloud Cover

Click here or on the image to see a time lapse.

GOES Satellite Imagery: CO2 Band

GOES Satellite Imagery: IR Band

Current Meteor Activity


Current Aurora

NOAA Experimental Aurora Forecast