The National Weather Service is forecasting excessive heat for our region for August 23-24.
The Forest Preserves of Cook County is monitoring the National Weather Service’s Excessive Heat Warning. We will update our Events page and post about any impacts on programs/events in the Preserves through the duration of the alert.
If you do decide to visit the Preserves, please use caution:
- Drink plenty of fluids
- Stay out of the sun
- Take breaks from strenuous outdoor activities
- Travel with a partner, if possible
- Always let someone know where you are going and how long you will be gone