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Hypothermia Alert (Activated 7PM)

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

The District Department of Human Services reports the Hypothermia Alert will be activated at 7:00PM today, February 2, 2017. The National Weather Service reports the current temperature to be 48 degrees with no wind chill or chance for precipitation. Tonight’s low temperature is reported to be 28 degrees with a wind chill low of 25 degrees and dry conditions.

The Hypothermia season has begun. When the actual or forecast 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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