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– Lat/Long: 38.90° N 106.30° W

Mount Columbia (Sawatch)
Weather Forecast, United States

Issued: 10am Sun 24 Jan Local Time
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Mount Columbia (Sawatch) Weather (Days 0-3):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun afternoon. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Sun morning, min -25°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Mon afternoon, strong winds from the NW by Tue night).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Thu afternoon, min -21°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WSW on Thu night, near gales from the SW by Fri night).

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Mon afternoon, min -18°C on Sat night). Mainly near gales.

(Days 10-12):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Tue afternoon, min -24°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WSW on Wed afternoon, light winds from the WNW by Thu morning).

Sunday
24
Monday
25
Tuesday
26
Wednesday
27
Thursday
28
Friday
29
Saturday
30
Sunday
31
Monday
1
Tuesday
2
Wednesday
3
Thursday
4
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 AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
30 SW30
20 SW20
10 SW10
10 SW10
10 SW10
15 SW15
15 ESE15
10 NNE10
30 WNW30
35 W35
40 W40
40 W40
40 WSW40
30 WSW30
35 WSW35
45 WSW45
50 SW50
50 SW50
35 WNW35
50 WNW50
50 WNW50
40 W40
40 W40
40 W40
35 W35
35 W35
45 W45
45 WSW45
50 WSW50
55 WSW55
75 WSW75
85 W85
50 WSW50
15 WNW15
15 N15
25 N25
clear light snow light snow some clouds snow shwrs some clouds light snow light snow snow shwrs clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds snow shwrs some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow some clouds clear some clouds clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 5 1 - 2 - 1 4 1 - - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - 1 3 2 - - - -
High °C
-15 -16 -18 -18 -18 -21 -21 -20 -23 -15 -13 -14 -8 -7 -11 -8 -8 -13 -13 -14 -18 -12 -11 -14 -8 -7 -10 -8 -7 -10 -13 -19 -21 -21 -20 -20
Low °C
-19 -17 -21 -21 -19 -23 -23 -21 -25 -21 -15 -16 -13 -9 -12 -12 -10 -18 -17 -16 -18 -17 -12 -15 -13 -8 -11 -11 -8 -13 -16 -20 -24 -24 -20 -22
Chill °C
-26 -26 -28 -25 -26 -28 -30 -28 -32 -27 -25 -26 -18 -16 -21 -18 -19 -26 -24 -27 -33 -24 -23 -26 -18 -16 -21 -19 -18 -22 -28 -37 -39 -30 -29 -32
Freezing level m
2100 2000 1400 1850 1700 950 1250 1350 400 1900 1950 1600 3100 2850 2250 3200 2750 1750 2250 1850 1100 2450 2400 1650 3000 2850 2150 3000 2950 2250 2050 1200 500 1200 1300 450
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-15-16-18-18-18-21-21-20-23-15-13-14-8-7-11-8-8-13-13-14-18-12-11-14-8-7-10-8-7-10-13-19-21-21-20-20-10-10-12-11-11-15-15-14-17-10-8-10-3-2-6-2-2-8-8-8-13-7-5-10-3-1-6-3-2-6-8-13-16-16-14-17-3-3-5-4-4-9-8-7-10-4-1-445045-2-1-1-702-4350350-1-7-9-9-7-12
Sunrise
7:16 - - 7:16 - - 7:16 - - 7:15 - - 7:13 - - 7:13 - - 7:11 - - 7:11 - - 7:11 - - 7:09 - - 7:09 - - 7:07 - -
Sunset
- 5:16 - - 5:17 - - 5:19 - - 5:20 - - 5:22 - - 5:22 - - 5:23 - - 5:24 - - 5:25 - - 5:27 - - 5:29 - - 5:30 -

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

The weather forecast for Mount Columbia (Sawatch) is: A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun afternoonExtremely cold (max -15°C on Sun morning, min -25°C on Tue night)Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Mon afternoon, strong winds from the NW by Tue night).

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

Mostly dryTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Thu afternoon, min -21°C on Wed morning)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WSW on Thu night, near gales from the SW by Fri night).

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

A dusting of new snowTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Mon afternoon, min -18°C on Sat night)Mainly near gales.

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.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Cottonwood Pass (CO)
15 km SSE
2995m alt.
2 hours ago
-5° C
light snow
Light snow.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
1 km
Low: overcast
Buena Vista
18 km ESE
2422m alt.
2 hours ago
-3.6° C
light snow
Light snow.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
0 km
Low: overcast
Leadville Airport
37 km N
3028m alt.
2 hours ago
-6.7° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
11
Light winds from the SSW
(11 kph at 200).
16 km
Low: few
Mid: broken
High: overcast
Salida
46 km SSE
2293m alt.
2 hours ago
-1.8° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
High: overcast
Monarch Pass Airport
47 km S
3667m alt.
2 hours ago
-7° C
cloudy
Mist dry and cloudy.
35
Fresh winds from the SSW
(35 kph at 210).
1 km
Mid: broken
High: overcast

* 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.