Weather Updates

Swim advisory for Chicago beaches

A swim advisory has been issued today for five Chicago beaches.

The advisory applies to beaches at 12th Street, Ohio Street, Oak Street, North Avenue and Rogers.

Swimming is permitted, but caution is advised because water and weather conditions are becoming unpredictable, the Chicago Park District said. There may also be an increased risk of illness based on current monitoring for E. coli bacteria.

All other beaches are open for swimming when lifeguards are present.

Monifa Thomas

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