|DHS reports the Cold/Severe Weather Alert is DEACTIVATED and the Hypothermia Alert is ACTIVATED. According to the National Weather Service the current temperature in Washington, DC is 30 degrees with a wind chill of 21. The temperature for the today will be 37 degrees with a low 35 degrees.
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 uposh, (202) 399-7093, 211, or 1-800-535-7252 (toll-free from a pay phone).