|DHS reports the Hypothermia Alert will remain on. According to National Weather Service, the current temperature is 31 degrees with a wind chill of 24 degrees.
Today’s forecast: A chance of rain and snow showers, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 45. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight’s forecast: A chance of rain and snow showers before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 21. Blustery, with a west wind 13 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Hypothermia season has begun. When the actual or forecasted temperature, including wind chill, is 32 degrees or below, the District issues a Hypothermia Alert. To request shelter transport for DC residents who are homeless and on the street now, contact the Shelter Hot-line at email@example.com, (202) 399-7093, 211, or 1-800-535-7252 (toll-free from a pay phone).