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Mount Columbia (Sawatch)
Weather Forecast, United States

 

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

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Sun morning, min -19°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Sun morning, light winds from the NNW by Mon morning).

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Wed afternoon, min -16°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Wed night, gales from the NW by Fri afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Sat afternoon, min -25°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (gales from the WNW on Sat afternoon, moderate winds from the WNW by Mon night).

Saturday
14
Sunday
15
Monday
16
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moderate snow
snow showers
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partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
45 WSW45
30 W30
40 W40
20 WNW20
30 NW30
35 NW35
35 NW35
30 NW30
20 WNW20
25 WSW25
35 WSW35
15 WNW15
35 NNW35
30 NW30
40 WNW40
60 NW60
65 NW65
60 WNW60
60 WNW60
60 WNW60
40 W40
45 W45
40 WNW40
50 WNW50
40 WNW40
35 WNW35
35 WNW35
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
4 6 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 - - 1 4 10 - - - - - -
High °C
-10 -11 -14 -15 -14 -18 -12 -10 -13 -9 -8 -14 -11 -9 -13 -12 -11 -14 -11 -10 -13 -18 -19 -25 -20 -18 -20
Low °C
-11 -13 -18 -18 -17 -19 -17 -13 -15 -12 -11 -16 -16 -12 -14 -15 -13 -15 -14 -11 -18 -20 -23 -25 -25 -22 -23
Chill °C
-21 -22 -25 -25 -24 -31 -23 -20 -22 -17 -17 -24 -21 -18 -24 -25 -25 -28 -24 -23 -26 -32 -34 -41 -34 -32 -32
Freezing level m
2900 2400 1600 2100 1550 1000 2350 1850 1700 3100 2450 1600 2600 2250 1850 2400 1900 1500 2400 2500 2000 1550 550 0 1100 600 600
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Sunrise
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Sunset
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Mount Columbia (Sawatch) Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Columbia (Sawatch) is: A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun afternoonTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Sun morning, min -19°C on Mon night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Sun morning, light winds from the NNW by Mon morning).

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

A dusting of new snowTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Wed afternoon, min -16°C on Wed night)Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Wed night, gales from the NW by Fri afternoon).

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

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Sat afternoon, min -25°C on Sun night)Winds decreasing (gales from the WNW on Sat afternoon, moderate winds from the WNW by Mon 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.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Cottonwood Pass (CO)
15 km SSE
2995m alt.
1 hour ago
1° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Low: scattered
Mid: overcast
Buena Vista
18 km ESE
2422m alt.
1 hour ago
1.3° C
clear
Clear
9
Light winds from the SSW
(9 kph at 200).
16 km
Pitkin
37 km S
2826m alt.
30 minutes ago
-1° C
-
3
Calm
(3 kph at 130).
Leadville Airport
37 km N
3028m alt.
1 hour ago
0° C
light snow
Light snow.
13
Light winds from the N
(13 kph at 360).
5 km
Low: broken
Mid: broken
High: broken
Poncha Springs
41 km SSE
2563m alt.
1 hour ago
3° C
Dry
Wind obs. (14 kph from 211 degs) was rejected
.

* 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.