|The Department of Human Services (DHS) reports the city’s Cold Emergency Plan will remain activated until further notice. According to National Weather Service the current temperature is 24 degrees with a wind chill of 13°.
Today’s Forecast: Increasing clouds, with a high near 39. West wind 7 to 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Tonight’s Forecast: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
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.