Hypothermia Alert Activation (7 PM)

The Hypothermia Alert is off at this time and will be activated tonight at 7:00pm EST. According to the NWS, tonight's weather forecast will be mostly clear, with a low around 30 degrees and the wind chill will be 24 degrees, breezy, with a west wind 14 to 18 mph, and gusts as high as 30 mph. The current temperature is 46 degrees with a west wind around 20 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 uposh@upo.org, (202) 399-7093, 211, or 1-800-535-7252.