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The Fortress
Weather Forecast, Canada

Issued: 5am Sat 06 Jun Local Time
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The Fortress Weather (Days 0-3):

Heavy rain (total 23mm), heaviest during Sat night. Later becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Sun morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 10°C on Sat afternoon, min 0°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (calm on Sat afternoon, fresh winds from the W by Mon afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Very mild (max 15°C on Thu afternoon, min 2°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
heavy rain
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
light rain
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
10 SW10
5 W5
5 WNW5
10 W10
15 WSW15
20 WSW20
25 WSW25
30 W30
10 WSW10
10 WSW10
10 WSW10
15 WSW15
5 WSW5
10 WSW10
5 SW5
10 SSW10
10 SSW10
20 SSW20
some clouds some clouds heavy rain light snow light snow light snow cloudy light rain some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - 15 5 2 - - 1 - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - 2 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
7 10 8 2 2 2 2 5 4 5 8 7 7 10 9 12 15 13
Low °C
6 10 4 2 2 1 2 4 0 3 7 2 4 8 6 9 15 10
Chill °C
5 9 8 -1 -2 -2 -3 1 1 3 6 5 6 9 9 11 15 12
Freezing level m
2850 3200 2900 2450 2350 2250 2250 2500 2350 2350 2750 2650 2700 2950 3100 3400 3800 3850
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-121-3-4-4-5-3-3-4-1-1-21237671082222545877109121513
Sunrise
5:28 - - 5:28 - - 5:28 - - 5:28 - - 5:26 - - 5:26 - -
Sunset
- 9:50 - - 9:51 - - 9:52 - - 9:52 - - 9:52 - - 9:53 -

The Fortress Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for The Fortress is: Heavy rain (total 23mm), heaviest during Sat night. Later becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Sun morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 10°C on Sat afternoon, min 0°C on Mon night)Winds increasing (calm on Sat afternoon, fresh winds from the W by Mon afternoon).

The Fortress Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryVery mild (max 15°C on Thu afternoon, min 2°C on Tue night)Wind will be generally light.

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
Bow Valley Airport
29 km NNE
1298m alt.
2 hours ago
10.5° C
clear
-
6
Light winds from the ENE
(6 kph at 60).
Banff Airport
46 km NW
1397m alt.
2 hours ago
9.6° C
clear
-
6
Light winds from the SW
(6 kph at 220).
Calgar / pringba Airport
68 km ENE
1200m alt.
2 hours ago
11° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
7
Light winds from the SE
(7 kph at 130).
14 km
Low: broken
Mid: broken
High: broken
Invermere
69 km SSW
865m alt.
2 hours ago
13° C
Dry
Wind obs. (10 kph from 100 degs) was rejected
.
Cochrane
72 km NE
1800m alt.
3 hours ago
9° C
Dry
10
Light winds from the SE
(10 kph at 145).

* 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.