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– Lat/Long: 50.60° N 115.29° W

CaDefender Mountain
Weather Forecast, Canada

Issued: 5am Thu 21 Oct Local Time
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Mountain icon 2 Defender Mountain Elevations: 2 Forecast Elevations:
 

Defender Mountain Weather (Days 0-3):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Thu night, min -8°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Thu morning, strong winds from the SSW by Fri afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Sun night, min -9°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Sun morning, fresh winds from the WSW by Tue night).

Thursday
21
Friday
22
Saturday
23
Sunday
24
Monday
25
Tuesday
26
AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
some clouds clear some clouds some clouds cloudy light snow mod. snow light snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds snow shwrs
Wind km/h
10
WSW
10
SW
15
SW
20
SW
25
SW
15
SSW
15
WSW
20
WSW
15
WSW
10
SSW
15
S
15
SSE
15
SW
15
SW
10
WSW
15
WSW
20
WSW
20
WSW
Snow
 cm
- - - - - 4 8 2 1 - - - - - - - - 2
Rain
 mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Max °C
-2 0 2 2 2 1 -4 -6 -7 -6 -5 -4 -4 -6 -7 -8 -7 -8
Min °C
-4 -1 0 2 1 -3 -5 -6 -8 -6 -5 -6 -5 -6 -9 -9 -8 -8
 Chill °C
-5 -3 -2 -2 -3 -5 -9 -13 -13 -10 -11 -10 -9 -12 -13 -15 -14 -16
1950 2700 3100 3200 3100 2800 2050 1950 1350 1400 2050 1850 1750 2000 1500 1350 1700 1500
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-202221-4-6-7-6-5-4-4-6-7-8-7-824377500-2-10-110-2-3-2-3
Sunrise
8:12 - - 8:14 - - 8:15 - - 8:18 - - 8:18 - - 8:21 - -
Sunset
- 6:37 - - 6:35 - - 6:32 - - 6:30 - - 6:29 - - 6:27 -

Defender Mountain Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Defender Mountain is: A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Thu night, min -8°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Thu morning, strong winds from the SSW by Fri afternoon).

Defender Mountain Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Sun night, min -9°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Sun morning, fresh winds from the WSW by Tue night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Defender Mountain at the specific elevation of 2821 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Defender Mountain. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of Alberta.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
NakiskaRidgetop-Alta
38 km NNE
1676m alt.
3 hours ago
-1.5° C
-
24
Moderate winds from the WSW
(24 kph at 240).
49 km N
1828m alt.
2 hours ago
-1° C
-
3
Calm
(3 kph at 140).
18
53 km SW
865m alt.
1 hour ago
4° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 77).
0
Bow Valley Airport
54 km NNE
1346m alt.
2 hours ago
7.1° C
clear
-
15
Light winds from the WSW
(15 kph at 250).
BowValley-Alta
56 km NNE
1298m alt.
3 hours ago
7.3° C
-
11
Light winds from the WSW
(11 kph at 250).

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones.