Nakiska Ski Resort ↑41° ↓38° Forecast:   0" Base:   26"
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Today's Forecast
↑41° ↓38°
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  • Dewpoint↓18° / ↑14°
  • Humidity↓31% / ↑37%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth26"
Mostly cloudy before noon and then mostly cloudy becoming cloudy later into the evening.
No snow.
None expected throughout the day.
Winds W 9 to 20 mph through the morning becoming SW 8 to 17 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 25 mph. Wind chill expected to be 22 to 30 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Wednesday the 21st
↑38° ↓28°
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  • Dewpoint↓16° / ↑10°
  • Humidity↓23% / ↑67%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth1"
Mostly cloudy through the morning, and then overcast through the afternoon and evening.
None expected throughout the day.
None expected throughout the day.
Winds W 22 to 34 mph through the morning becoming W 34 to 46 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 61 mph. Wind chill expected to be 6 to 26 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Thursday the 22nd
↑34° ↓24°
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  • Dewpoint↓18° / ↑14°
  • Humidity↓50% / ↑79%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth1"
Mostly cloudy becoming partly cloudy through the morning, and then mostly clear with a few clouds becoming mostly cloudy into the evening.
No snow throughout the day.
None expected throughout the day.
Winds W 40 to 52 mph through the morning shifting to SW 5 to 14 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 65 mph. Wind chill expected to be 6 to 14 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Friday the 23rd
↑25° ↓17°
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  • Dewpoint↓20° / ↑11°
  • Humidity↓64% / ↑98%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow5"
  • Regional Snow Depth3"
Overcast throughout the day. Expect periods of snow throughout the day.
Snowfall expected to be a dusting in the early morning followed by another 1 to 2 inches before noon and 3 to 5 inches in the afternoon.
Potential Precip: 0.11 to 0.53 inches
Winds variable at 3 to 10 mph through the morning shifting to S 13 to 25 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 31 mph. Expected wind chill to be -4 to 13 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Saturday the 24th
↑20° ↓15°
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  • Dewpoint↓15° / ↑7°
  • Humidity↓66% / ↑97%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth4"
Mostly cloudy becoming partly cloudy through the morning, and then partly cloudy becoming mostly cloudy into the evening. Chance of snow after daylight.
Flurries possible.
Potential Precip: 0.01 to 0.05 inches
Winds SW 7 to 16 mph through the morning becoming variable at 0 to 8 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 19 mph. Wind chill expected to be -4 to 4 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Sunday the 25th
↑24° ↓20°
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  • Dewpoint↓14° / ↑6°
  • Humidity↓61% / ↑83%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow1"
  • Regional Snow Depth4"
Mostly cloudy becoming cloudy through the morning, and then mostly cloudy becoming clear into the evening. Expect periods of snow throughout the day.
Snowfall forecasted to be a trace amount in the early morning, then another trace before noon.
Potential Precip: 0.02 to 0.1 inches
Winds W 10 to 21 mph through the morning shifting to variable at 0 to 8 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 26 mph. Expected wind chill to be 3 to 9 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
  • Last Update20 Nov @ 11:11
  • Snow Past 24 hrs0"
  • Snow Past 48 hrs0"
  • Season Total44"
  • Average Base Depth26"
  • Today's Snow Potential0"
Comments
7in, past 7 days. Snow surface is machine groomed and variable conditions
  • High Lift Elevation7415
  • Base Elevation5003
  • Vertical Drop2,555ft
  • Longest Trail2mi
  • Trails30 of 28
  • Lifts3 of 0
  • Acreage0 of 325 ( 38% )
Other Info
  • Additional ReportsNone Available
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No Webcams Available
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Location
  • City: Nakiska
  • State: Alberta
  • Country: Canada
Short and Long Range weather outlook for southwest Canada!
Posted Oct 27, 2018 - A relatively warm storm system is moving in for today and Sunday with showers all across southern British Columbia and southwest Alberta, starting out heavy right now, Saturday night, for the Vancouver, BC area:

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The next several days to before Halloween look like this in terms of precipitation:

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And here is how snowfall is looking for now through just after the 10th of November: (45 to 90cm of snow (18" to 36") is possible in the next 16 days for areas 1,200 to 1,500+ meters in elevation (4,000 to 5,000 feet), which includes many resorts base to top!)

45 to 90cm of snow (18" to 36") is possible in the next 16 days for areas 1,200 to 1,500+ meters in elevation (4,000 to 5,000 feet), which includes many resorts base to top!
45 to 90cm of snow (18" to 36") is possible in the next 16 days for areas 1,200 to 1,500+ meters in elevation (4,000 to 5,000 feet), which includes many resorts base to top!
My latest discussion, highlighting one of our new sponsors, Revelstoke! Link to Revelstoke Forecast Link to all British Columbia, Canada Forecasts

Expanded Outlook

Tuesday
↑41° / ↓38°
iconWinds: W 9 to 20 mph, then SW 8 to 17 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑41° / ↓39°
Sky
Mostly cloudy before noon.
Snow
No snow through the morning.
Precipitation
None expected in the morning hours.
Winds
Morning winds W 9 to 20 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Wind chill expected to be 22 to 30 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑41° / ↓38°
Sky
Mostly cloudy becoming overcast into the evening.
Snow
No snow.
Precipitation
None expected through the afternoon and evening.
Winds
Afternoon winds SW 8 to 17 mph with gusts up to 21 mph. Wind chill expected to be 26 to 30 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 7,005ft
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Wednesday
↑38° / ↓28°
iconWinds: W 22 to 34 mph, then W 34 to 46 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑38° / ↓37°
Sky
Mostly cloudy through the morning.
Snow
None expected.
Precipitation
None expected.
Winds
Morning winds W 22 to 34 mph with gusts up to 50 mph. Expected wind chill to be 21 to 26 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑37° / ↓28°
Sky
Overcast into the evening.
Snow
None expected through the afternoon and evening.
Precipitation
None expected.
Winds
Afternoon winds W 34 to 46 mph with gusts up to 61 mph. Wind chill expected to be 6 to 21 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 7,005ft
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Thursday
↑34° / ↓24°
iconWinds: W 40 to 52 mph, then SW 5 to 14 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑34° / ↓28°
Sky
Mostly cloudy becoming partly cloudy before noon.
Snow
None expected.
Precipitation
No precipitation expected.
Winds
Morning winds W 40 to 52 mph with gusts up to 65 mph. Wind chill expected to be 6 to 13 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑34° / ↓24°
Sky
Mostly clear with a few clouds becoming mostly cloudy into the evening.
Snow
No snow through the afternoon and evening.
Precipitation
None expected.
Winds
Afternoon winds SW 5 to 14 mph with gusts up to 18 mph. Expected wind chill to be 10 to 14 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 7,005ft
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Friday
↑25° / ↓17°
iconWinds: variable 3 to 10 mph, then S 13 to 25 mph
iconForecast Snow: 5"
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AM

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↑25° / ↓23°
Sky
Overcast through the morning. Chance of snow after daylight.
Snow
Snowfall expected to be a trace amount in the early morning, then another 1 to 2 inches before noon.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.05 to 0.23 inches
Winds
Morning winds variable at 3 to 10 mph. Wind chill expected to be 11 to 13 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑23° / ↓17°
Sky
Overcast into the evening. Expect periods of snow through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
Snowfall forecasted to be 3 to 5 inches in the afternoon.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.07 to 0.33 inches
Winds
Afternoon winds S 13 to 25 mph with gusts up to 31 mph. Expected wind chill to be -4 to 11 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 7,005ft
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Saturday
↑20° / ↓15°
iconWinds: SW 7 to 16 mph, then variable 0 to 8 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑19° / ↓15°
Sky
Mostly cloudy becoming partly cloudy before noon. Chance of snow after daylight.
Snow
Flurries possible in the morning hours.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: trace amount
Winds
Morning winds SW 7 to 16 mph with gusts up to 19 mph. Wind chill expected to be -4 to 4 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑20° / ↓18°
Sky
Partly cloudy becoming mostly cloudy through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
No snow.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: trace amount
Winds
Afternoon winds variable at 0 to 8 mph. Expected wind chill to be 1 to 4 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 7,005ft
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Sunday
↑24° / ↓20°
iconWinds: W 10 to 21 mph, then variable 0 to 8 mph
iconForecast Snow: 1"
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AM

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↑23° / ↓20°
Sky
Mostly cloudy becoming cloudy through the morning. Chance of snow after daylight.
Snow
Snowfall forecasted to be a dusting in the early morning followed by another dusting before noon.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.02 to 0.1 inches
Winds
Morning winds W 10 to 21 mph with gusts up to 26 mph. Expected wind chill to be 3 to 6 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑24° / ↓23°
Sky
Mostly cloudy becoming clear through the afternoon and evening. Expect periods of snow through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
Flurries possible through the afternoon and evening.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: trace amount
Winds
Afternoon winds variable at 0 to 8 mph. Wind chill expected to be 6 to 9 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 7,005ft
temperature graph

Snow Maker's Corner

Regional Soil Temperatures
  • Soil High Temperature30°
  • Soil Low Temperature28°
Base Wet Bulb Temperatures (F)
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Regional Soil Temperatures
  • Soil High Temperature29°
  • Soil Low Temperature28°
Base Wet Bulb Temperatures (F)
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Regional Soil Temperatures
  • Soil High Temperature29°
  • Soil Low Temperature27°
Base Wet Bulb Temperatures (F)
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Regional Soil Temperatures
  • Soil High Temperature27°
  • Soil Low Temperature25°
Base Wet Bulb Temperatures (F)
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Regional Soil Temperatures
  • Soil High Temperature26°
  • Soil Low Temperature23°
Base Wet Bulb Temperatures (F)
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