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Mount Columbia (Sawatch)
Weather Forecast, United States

Issued: 11am Sat 04 Apr Local Time
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Mount Columbia (Sawatch) Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Mon afternoon, min -7°C on Sat morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Sun night, strong winds from the WSW by Mon afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Wed afternoon, min -8°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Tue afternoon, light winds from the SE by Wed afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Fri afternoon, min -17°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the W on Sat afternoon, calm by Sun night).

Friday
10
Saturday
11
Sunday
12
AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
Wind km/h
15 W15
30 WSW30
15 WSW15
20 WSW20
30 WSW30
15 WSW15
20 WSW20
40 WSW40
25 WSW25
30 WSW30
40 WSW40
20 W20
15 W15
10 SE10
10 E10
10 NE10
20 N20
15 NW15
15 WNW15
20 WNW20
15 W15
25 W25
40 W40
15 WSW15
30 SW30
30 SW30
5 SSE5
some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds light snow some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds clear clear some clouds snow shwrs light snow light snow heavy snow
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - 4 - - - - - - - - 3 5 3 13
High °C
-4 -2 -4 -1 0 -3 0 1 -3 -1 0 -4 0 1 -4 -2 -1 -5 0 2 -2 1 2 -3 -4 -5 -10
Low °C
-7 -2 -6 -3 -1 -5 -3 0 -5 -3 -1 -5 -3 -1 -8 -6 -2 -6 -3 1 -4 -1 0 -4 -4 -6 -17
Chill °C
-11 -9 -10 -7 -6 -8 -7 -6 -10 -8 -7 -11 -2 -2 -7 -6 -7 -10 -5 -2 -7 -6 -5 -9 -12 -13 -16
Freezing level m
2500 3300 2850 3000 3500 3000 3100 3600 3050 3150 3550 2900 3100 3600 2800 2550 3450 2650 3000 3700 3100 3350 3700 2900 2900 2850 1450
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Sunrise
6:43 - - 6:41 - - 6:39 - - 6:39 - - 6:37 - - 6:35 - - 6:33 - - 6:33 - - 6:31 - -
Sunset
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Mount Columbia (Sawatch) Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Columbia (Sawatch) is: Mostly dryFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Mon afternoon, min -7°C on Sat morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Sun night, strong winds from the WSW by Mon afternoon).

Mount Columbia (Sawatch) Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snowFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Wed afternoon, min -8°C on Wed night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Tue afternoon, light winds from the SE by Wed afternoon).

Mount Columbia (Sawatch) Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Fri afternoon, min -17°C on Sun night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the W on Sat afternoon, calm by Sun night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Columbia (Sawatch) at the specific elevation of 3500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Columbia (Sawatch). 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 Colorado.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Cottonwood Pass (CO)
15 km SSE
2995m alt.
2 hours ago
5° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
31
Fresh winds from the W
(31 kph at 260).
16 km
Low: scattered
Mid: scattered
High: broken
Buena Vista
18 km ESE
2422m alt.
2 hours ago
9.6° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
17
Light winds from the W
(17 kph at 270).
16 km
Low: overcast
Pitkin
37 km S
2826m alt.
3 hours ago
5° C
Dry
Wind obs. (10 kph from 354 degs) was rejected
.
Leadville Airport
37 km N
3028m alt.
2 hours ago
1.7° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
7
Light winds from the SSW
(7 kph at 210).
16 km
Low: broken
Mid: overcast
Poncha Springs
41 km SSE
2563m alt.
1 hour ago
9° C
Dry
13
Light winds from the WSW
(13 kph at 258).

* 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.