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– Lat/Long: 50.83° N 115.24° W

The Fortress
Weather Forecast, Canada

Issued: 5pm Wed 28 Oct Local Time
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The Fortress Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Thu morning, min -6°C on Sat morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Thu afternoon, strong winds from the WSW by Thu night).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Mon afternoon, min -5°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Sat afternoon, strong winds from the WSW by Mon night).

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
20 WSW20
15 WSW15
15 WSW15
10 SW10
20 WSW20
35 WSW35
35 W35
20 WSW20
10 WSW10
10 WSW10
10 WSW10
15 W15
10 WSW10
20 WSW20
30 WSW30
35 WSW35
30 WSW30
35 WSW35
some clouds some clouds light snow cloudy some clouds some clouds snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - 1 - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
0 0 1 1 1 0 -1 -2 -4 -3 -4 1 3 1 3 4 1 -1
Low °C
0 -1 0 1 0 0 -2 -5 -6 -4 -5 -3 2 1 0 2 -1 -2
Chill °C
-6 -5 -3 -2 -4 -7 -8 -8 -8 -7 -9 -2 0 -4 -3 -2 -6 -7
Freezing level m
2050 1850 2050 2150 2000 1900 1900 1500 900 1450 800 900 3550 1450 1300 3450 1400 1200
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-4-4-4-5-2-4-8-8-9-7-1144332-3001110-1-2-4-3-4131341-1
Sunrise
- - 8:27 - - 8:30 - - 8:32 - - 8:33 - - 8:34 - - 8:37
Sunset
6:21 - - 6:19 - - 6:16 - - 6:15 - - 6:14 - - 6:12 - -

The Fortress Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for The Fortress is: A dusting of new snowFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Thu morning, min -6°C on Sat morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Thu afternoon, strong winds from the WSW by Thu night).

The Fortress Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryFreeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Mon afternoon, min -5°C on Sat night)Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Sat afternoon, strong winds from the WSW by Mon night).

This table gives the weather forecast for The Fortress at the specific elevation of 2000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of The Fortress. 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 Alberta.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Nakiska Ridge top
14 km NNE
2006m alt.
2 hours ago
-1.9° C
-
31
Fresh winds from the SW
(31 kph at 220).
Bow Valley Airport
29 km NNE
1298m alt.
2 hours ago
5.8° C
clear
-
9
Light winds from the WSW
(9 kph at 250).
BowValley
31 km NNE
1298m alt.
2 hours ago
5.8° C
-
9
Light winds from the WSW
(9 kph at 250).
Banff
45 km NW
1383m alt.
2 hours ago
1.4° C
-
11
Light winds from the SW
(11 kph at 230).
Banff Airport
46 km NW
1397m alt.
2 hours ago
1.4° C
clear
-
11
Light winds from the SW
(11 kph at 230).

* 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.