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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 will remain on. According to National Weather Service (NWS), the current temperature is 36 degrees with a wind chill of 27 degrees. Today’s forecast is partly sunny, with a high near 44. West wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 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 (202) 399-7093 or 311.

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