This is an important message from the District of Columbia AlertDC system.
DHS reports the Hypothermia Alert will be activated at 7 PM. The current temperature is 48° and the wind chill is 41°. Tonight’s forecast calls for a low of 37°. There is a chance for scattered showers this evening with a wind chill of 31°
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.