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Mount Columbia (Sawatch)
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Mount Columbia (Sawatch) Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Sat morning, min -13°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Wed afternoon, min -16°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Sat afternoon, min -11°C on Sun afternoon). Mainly fresh winds.

Friday
13
Saturday
14
Sun
15
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 AM PM
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
Wind km/h
15 W15
20 WSW20
25 W25
25 W25
20 W20
15 W15
20 W20
10 WNW10
15 WNW15
15 WNW15
15 WNW15
20 WNW20
20 W20
10 W10
15 WSW15
10 WNW10
10 NNW10
20 WNW20
25 WNW25
25 WNW25
25 WNW25
25 WNW25
25 W25
25 W25
30 W30
30 W30
15 W15
clear clear clear some clouds snow shwrs mod. snow snow shwrs clear some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds cloudy some clouds clear clear clear some clouds clear snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - 1 6 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 2 4 1 4
High °C
-6 -2 -2 -8 -5 -6 -9 -9 -9 -14 -7 -6 -10 -3 -2 -7 -6 -4 -10 -6 -5 -9 -5 -4 -8 -8 -8
Low °C
-7 -6 -6 -8 -8 -7 -13 -13 -13 -16 -13 -10 -12 -9 -5 -11 -11 -8 -10 -10 -8 -10 -8 -6 -10 -9 -11
Chill °C
-12 -8 -8 -16 -11 -12 -16 -14 -15 -23 -13 -13 -17 -7 -6 -13 -11 -9 -18 -14 -13 -18 -12 -12 -17 -17 -16
Freezing level m
2500 3200 2450 2200 2800 2450 1700 2200 1500 1050 2350 1800 1500 3000 2700 2000 2700 2250 1800 2600 2250 1800 2700 2550 2150 2400 1750
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
- 7:09 - - 7:11 - - 7:11 - - 7:11 - - 7:13 - - 7:13 - - 7:15 - - 7:15 - - 7:16 -
Sunset
- - 4:42 - - 4:42 - - 4:43 - - 4:43 - - 4:43 - - 4:43 - - 4:43 - - 4:43 - - 4:44

Mount Columbia (Sawatch) Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Columbia (Sawatch) is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Sat morning, min -13°C on Sun night)Wind will be generally light.

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

Mostly dryTemperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Wed afternoon, min -16°C on Mon night)Wind will be generally light.

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

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Sat afternoon, min -11°C on Sun afternoon)Mainly fresh winds.

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.
1 hour ago
1° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Buena Vista
18 km ESE
2422m alt.
1 hour ago
-8.9° C
clear
Clear
6
Light winds from the WNW
(6 kph at 300).
16 km
Pitkin
37 km S
2826m alt.
1 hour ago
-10° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 139).
Leadville Airport
37 km N
3028m alt.
1 hour ago
-8.3° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Poncha Springs
41 km SSE
2563m alt.
3 hours ago
0° C
-
3
Calm
(3 kph at 30).

* 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. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Mount Columbia (Sawatch) and within an acceptable time window.