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– Lat/Long: 38.90° N 106.30° W

UsMount Columbia (Sawatch)
Weather Forecast, United States

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Issued: 10 am Tue 20 Feb Local Time
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Days 1–3 Weather Summary

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Tue morning, min -18°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the W on Tue night, moderate winds from the W by Wed night).

Days 4–6 Weather Summary

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Sat afternoon, min -16°C on Fri morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the W on Sat morning, near gales from the WSW by Sun night).

Days 7–9 Weather Summary

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Wed afternoon, min -20°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (gales from the W on Tue morning, light winds from the WNW by Wed night).

Days 10–12 Weather Summary

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Thu afternoon, min -12°C on Thu morning). Wind will be generally light.

Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
Tuesday
27
Wednesday
28
Thursday
29
Friday
1
Saturday
2
AM
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night
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night
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night
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night
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PM
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AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
part cloud
light snow
part cloud
part cloud
part cloud
snow showers
part cloud
part cloud
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
part cloud
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
part cloud
snow showers
some clouds
light snow
some clouds
some clouds
some clouds
snow shwrs
some clouds
some clouds
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow shwrs
snow shwrs
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow shwrs
clear
clear
clear
some clouds
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
some clouds
snow shwrs
 km/h
45
W
40
WSW
40
W
45
WSW
30
W
35
W
40
WNW
40
WNW
35
WNW
40
WNW
35
WNW
30
WNW
30
W
40
W
45
W
50
W
45
W
60
WSW
55
WSW
55
WSW
55
W
75
W
50
NW
35
WNW
35
WNW
25
WNW
10
WNW
5
WNW
5
WSW
5
WSW
10
WSW
10
W
10
W
10
SW
15
WSW
25
SW
Wave Height Map
T colorado.wind.9.cc23
T colorado.wind.33.cc23
T colorado.wind.57.cc23
T colorado.wind.81.cc23
T colorado.wind.105.cc23
T colorado.wind.129.cc23
T colorado.wind.153.cc23
T colorado.wind.177.cc23
T colorado.wind.201.cc23
T colorado.wind.225.cc23
T colorado.wind.249.cc23
T colorado.wind.273.cc23
 cm 
1.0
1.0
4
5
11
20
1.0
1.0
 mm 
max°C
-8
-9
-10
-10
-12
-15
-12
-11
-15
-12
-11
-14
-8
-7
-11
-9
-8
-11
-11
-11
-12
-17
-16
-19
-11
-10
-15
-8
-7
-12
-7
-7
-11
-8
-7
-10
min°C
-11
-9
-13
-12
-13
-17
-15
-12
-18
-16
-11
-15
-13
-8
-14
-12
-9
-12
-12
-11
-15
-17
-16
-20
-16
-11
-16
-12
-7
-12
-10
-8
-12
-10
-7
-11
chill°C 
-22
-20
-25
-24
-23
-29
-27
-24
-31
-29
-22
-26
-23
-18
-26
-24
-20
-26
-26
-23
-29
-32
-32
-34
-28
-20
-24
-17
-10
-17
-15
-13
-18
-16
-13
-19
Freezing level (m
3150
2950
2200
2950
2500
1750
2600
2550
1450
2550
2700
1800
3200
3100
2150
3050
3100
2650
2850
2750
2350
1900
1800
800
2700
2750
1500
3250
3300
2300
3350
3350
2450
3350
3350
2650
Cloud base (m)
4350
3300
3250
3500
3300
5400
4300
3300
8450
6400
3350
3300
3250
3350
3950
3300
4500
4100
3250
5450
Sea lvl1000m2000m3000m4000m5000m
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Sunrise
6:48
6:48
6:47
6:45
6:43
6:43
6:41
6:39
6:37
6:37
6:35
6:33
Sunset
5:47
5:49
5:50
5:51
5:52
5:52
5:53
5:54
5:55
5:58
5:59
6:00

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

The weather forecast for Mount Columbia (Sawatch) is: A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Tue morning, min -18°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the W on Tue night, moderate winds from the W by Wed night).

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

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Sat afternoon, min -16°C on Fri morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the W on Sat morning, near gales from the WSW by Sun night).

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

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Wed afternoon, min -20°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (gales from the W on Tue morning, light winds from the WNW by Wed night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Columbia (Sawatch) at the specific elevation of 4290 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.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
17 km ESE
2398m alt.
2 hours ago
10° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 88).
0
Cottonwood Pass (CO)
17 km SSE
3211m alt.
2 hours ago
5° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
28
Moderate winds from the WSW
(28 kph at 240).
16 km
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
High: overcast
Buena Vista Airport
18 km ESE
2422m alt.
2 hours ago
10° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
15
Light winds from the WNW
(15 kph at 290).
16 km
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
High: overcast
35 km E
2811m alt.
2 hours ago
6° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 271).
11
37 km S
2826m alt.
2 hours ago
3° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 297).
5

* 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.