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Hypothermia Alert Status

This is an important message from the District of Columbia AlertDC system

DHS reports the Hypothermia Alert will be deactivated at this time. According to NWS, the current temperature is 45 degrees with a 40 degree wind chill. Today, Sunny early, then becoming mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. North wind 6 to 8 mph. Tonight, Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

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@upo.org, (202) 399-7093, 211, or 1-800-535-7252 (toll-free from a pay phone.

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