Update: HYPOTHERMIA ALERT ACTIVATION

DHS reports the Hypothermia Alert will be deactivated at 7:00 AM. According to National Weather Service the current temperature is 44 degrees with a wind chill of 38 degrees. No precipitation is expected.Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Northwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.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 uposh@upo.org, (202) 399-7093, 211, or 1-800-535-7252 (toll-free from a pay phone).