|DHS reports the Hypothermia Alert will remain activated. According to National Weather Service the current temperature is 36 degrees with a chill of 32 degrees. Today’s Forecast: Snow before noon, then rain and snow showers between noon and 3pm, then rain showers likely after 3pm. High near 39. Northeast wind around 7 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible. Tonight’s Forecast: A chance of rain and snow showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow showers between 9pm and 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind 7 to 10 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 Hotline at firstname.lastname@example.org, (202) 399-7093, 211, or 1-800-535-7252 (toll-free from a pay phone).