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Hypothermia Alert Status

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

The Department of Human Services (DHS) reports the Hypothermia Alert remains activated. According to National Weather Service (NWS), the current temperature is 38 degrees with a wind chill of 30 degrees with scattered drizzles and strong winds. Today’s high temperature will be 46 degrees with a wind chill, high of 40 degrees and a 50% chance of rain before 1pm.

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 (202) 399-7093 or 311.

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