This is an important message from the District of Columbia AlertDC system.
DHS reports that the current temperature is 72 degrees with no wind chill and dry conditions. Tonight’s low temperatures is expected to be 41 degrees with a 33 degree wind chill and a chance for rain showers and possible snow showers by 4am. The Hypothermia Alert will be be activated at 7:00 pm
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.