DC's Department of Human Services will activate a hypothermia alert tonight at 7:00 pm, after the National Weather Service said temperatures will fall to around 34°F.

DHS issues a hypothermia alert when the temperature or wind chill is 32°F or below.

To request shelter transport for homeless DC residents, contact the Shelter Hotline at uposh@upo.org, (202) 399-7093, 211, or 1-800-535-7252 (for toll-free calls from a pay phone).