Mountain resort image
– Lat/Long: 50.83° N 115.24° W

The Fortress
Weather Forecast, Canada

Issued: 11am Sat 31 Oct Local Time
Updates in: hr min s
Update imminent
Elevation Choose Forecast Elevation:Elevation:
 

The Fortress Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Sun night, min -7°C on Sat morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Sat morning, severe gales from the WSW by Mon night).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Tue morning, min -12°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WSW on Tue morning, calm by Thu night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
moderate snow
clear
snow showers
moderate snow
Wind km/h
15 WSW15
40 W40
40 W40
50 W50
40 WSW40
45 W45
70 W70
80 W80
70 WSW70
95 WSW95
65 WSW65
80 WSW80
40 SW40
55 SW55
75 SW75
95 WSW95
15 WSW15
10 ESE10
some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds clear clear clear some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs mod. snow clear snow shwrs mod. snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - 2 1 8 - 1 8
High °C
-7 -6 0 2 3 5 5 5 3 1 -2 -3 -4 -4 -4 -10 -9 -9
Low °C
-7 -6 -5 2 2 4 4 4 2 -1 -3 -4 -4 -4 -9 -10 -10 -12
Chill °C
-13 -15 -9 -5 -4 -1 -2 -3 -5 -9 -12 -14 -13 -14 -14 -25 -14 -12
Freezing level m
1100 1500 1150 1300 3450 3900 3700 3800 3500 1300 2500 2150 2100 2400 2300 1300 1700 1300
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-7-602355531-2-3-4-4-4-10-9-9-3-2-2332552121222-2-2-3
Sunrise
8:32 - - 8:33 - - 8:34 - - 8:37 - - 8:38 - - 8:40 - -
Sunset
- 6:15 - - 6:14 - - 6:12 - - 6:09 - - 6:08 - - 6:07 -

The Fortress Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for The Fortress is: Mostly dryFreeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Sun night, min -7°C on Sat morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Sat morning, severe gales from the WSW by Mon night).

The Fortress Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Tue morning, min -12°C on Thu night)Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WSW on Tue morning, calm by Thu night).

This table gives the weather forecast for The Fortress at the specific elevation of 3000 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.
1 hour ago
7.2° C
clear
-
13
Light winds from the WSW
(13 kph at 250).
Banff Airport
46 km NW
1397m alt.
1 hour ago
4.7° C
clear
-
17
Light winds from the SW
(17 kph at 230).
Calgar / pringba Airport
68 km ENE
1200m alt.
1 hour ago
9° C
clear
-
26
Moderate winds from the W
(26 kph at 270).
14 km
Low: few
Calgary International Airport
92 km ENE
1084m alt.
1 hour ago
8° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
13
Light winds from the S
(13 kph at 180).
56 km
Low: few
Mid: scattered
High: scattered
Sundre Airport
112 km NNE
1114m alt.
1 hour ago
9.5° C
clear
-
15
Light winds from the W
(15 kph at 280).

* 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.