Scarves, gloves, hats and heavy coats have been brought out of closets and donned for outdoor wear. A woman does her best to protect her face from the cold while walking through Chinatown in D.C. on Wednesday. (Andrew S. Geraci/The Washington Times)

Scarves, gloves, hats and heavy coats have been brought out of closets and donned for outdoor wear. A woman does her best to protect her face from the cold while walking through Chinatown in D.C. on Wednesday. (Andrew S. Geraci/The Washington Times)