|The Department of Human Services (DHS) reports the city’s Cold Emergency Plan has been extended until further notice. According to National Weather Service the current temperature is 18° degrees with a wind chill of 11°.
Today’s Forecast: Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Tonight’s Forecast: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
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).