Fortress Mountain ↑39° ↓17° Forecast:   6" Base:   5"
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Today's Forecast
↑39° ↓17°
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  • Dewpoint↓22° / ↑12°
  • Humidity↓30% / ↑99%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow6"
  • Regional Snow Depth5"
Cloudy before noon and then overcast later into the evening.
Expected snowfall to be 3 to 6 inches before noon and 2 to 4 inches in the afternoon.
Potential Precip: 0.16 to 0.8 inches
Winds S 6 to 15 mph through the morning shifting to SE 6 to 15 mph later into the evening with gusts up to 24 mph. Expected wind chill to be between 0 to 22 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Saturday the 16th
↑19° ↓15°
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  • Dewpoint↓13° / ↑-2°
  • Humidity↓43% / ↑92%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth5"
Cloudy becoming mostly cloudy through the morning, and then mostly clear with a few clouds becoming clear into the evening.
Snowfall forecasted to be a skiff in the early morning.
Potential Precip: 0.02 to 0.1 inches
Winds W 7 to 16 mph through the morning shifting to SW 8 to 19 mph later into the evening with gusts up to 34 mph. Expected wind chill to be between -4 to 3 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Sunday the 17th
↑29° ↓19°
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  • Dewpoint↓18° / ↑-1°
  • Humidity↓40% / ↑97%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth5"
Mostly cloudy becoming overcast through the morning, and then mostly cloudy through the afternoon and evening.
None expected throughout the day.
No precipitation expected today.
Winds SW 8 to 17 mph through the morning becoming SE 4 to 13 mph later into the evening with gusts up to 47 mph. Wind chill expected to be between 0 to 15 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Monday the 18th
↑18° ↓14°
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  • Dewpoint↓18° / ↑-4°
  • Humidity↓42% / ↑99%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth7"
Cloudy becoming partly cloudy through the morning, and then mostly clear with a few clouds through the afternoon and evening.
Flurries possible.
Potential Precip: 0.1 to 0.48 inches
Winds W 19 to 31 mph through the morning shifting to W 19 to 31 mph later into the evening with gusts up to 54 mph. Expected wind chill to be between -12 to 2 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Tuesday the 19th
↑19° ↓14°
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  • Dewpoint↓13° / ↑-4°
  • Humidity↓47% / ↑85%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth7"
Mostly cloudy becoming cloudy through the morning, and then overcast through the afternoon and evening.
None expected throughout the day.
None expected throughout the day.
Winds SW 5 to 14 mph through the morning with gusts up to 50 mph. Expected wind chill to be between -8 to 2 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Wednesday the 20th
↑16° ↓7°
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  • Dewpoint↓15° / ↑-3°
  • Humidity↓63% / ↑98%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow10"
  • Regional Snow Depth9"
Overcast through the morning, and then mostly cloudy becoming mostly clear with a few clouds into the evening.
Expected snowfall to be 8 to 11 inches in the early morning, then another 1 to 2 inches before noon.
Potential Precip: 0.16 to 0.78 inches
Winds 12 to 24 mph through the morning. Expected wind chill to be between -21 to 3 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
  • Last Update26 Sep @ 01:09
  • Snow Last 24hrs0"
  • Snow Past 48 hrs0"
  • Season Total41"
  • Average Base Depth( Estimate ) 5"
  • Today's Snow Potential6"
Comments
None Reported
  • High Lift Elevation5,741ft
  • Base Elevation4,265ft
  • Vertical Drop1,476ft
  • Longest TrailUnreported
  • Trails0 of 12
  • Lifts0 of 5
  • Acreage0 of 0 ( 0% )
Other Info
  • Additional ReportsNone Available
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Contact
Location
  • City: Kananaskis
  • Country: Canada

Expanded Outlook

Friday
↑39° / ↓17°
iconWinds: S 6 to 15 mph, then SE 6 to 15 mph
iconForecast Snow: 6"
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AM

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↑39° / ↓25°
Sky
Overcast before noon.
Snow
Expected snowfall to be 3 to 6 inches before noon.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.12 to 0.58 inches
Winds
Morning winds S 6 to 15 mph with gusts up to 24 mph. Expected wind chill to be between 12 to 22 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑25° / ↓17°
Sky
Overcast through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
Expected snowfall to be 2 to 4 inches in the afternoon.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.05 to 0.23 inches
Winds
Afternoon winds SE 6 to 15 mph with gusts up to 24 mph. Wind chill expected to be between 0 to 12 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 7,133ft
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Saturday
↑19° / ↓15°
iconWinds: W 7 to 16 mph, then SW 8 to 19 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑17° / ↓16°
Sky
Overcast becoming mostly cloudy through the morning.
Snow
Snowfall forecasted to be a trace amount in the early morning.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.01 to 0.03 inches
Winds
Morning winds W 7 to 16 mph with gusts up to 20 mph. Expected wind chill to be between -2 to 2 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑19° / ↓15°
Sky
Mostly clear with a few clouds becoming clear through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
Flurries possible through the afternoon and evening.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: trace amount
Winds
Afternoon winds SW 8 to 19 mph with gusts up to 34 mph. Expected wind chill to be between -4 to 3 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 7,133ft
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Sunday
↑29° / ↓19°
iconWinds: SW 8 to 17 mph, then SE 4 to 13 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑29° / ↓20°
Sky
Mostly cloudy becoming cloudy through the morning.
Snow
No snow.
Precipitation
None expected in the morning hours.
Winds
Morning winds SW 8 to 17 mph with gusts up to 47 mph. Expected wind chill to be between 3 to 15 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑29° / ↓19°
Sky
Mostly cloudy into the evening.
Snow
No snow through the afternoon and evening.
Precipitation
No precipitation expected.
Winds
Afternoon winds SE 4 to 13 mph with gusts up to 26 mph. Wind chill expected to be between 0 to 15 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 7,133ft
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Monday
↑18° / ↓14°
iconWinds: W 19 to 31 mph, then W 19 to 31 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑18° / ↓14°
Sky
Cloudy becoming partly cloudy through the morning.
Snow
Flurries possible.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: trace amount
Winds
Morning winds W 19 to 31 mph with gusts up to 46 mph. Expected wind chill to be between -7 to 2 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑17° / ↓14°
Sky
Mostly clear with a few clouds through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
None expected through the afternoon and evening.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: trace amount
Winds
Afternoon winds W 19 to 31 mph with gusts up to 54 mph. Wind chill expected to be between -12 to -5 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 7,133ft
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Tuesday
↑19° / ↓14°
iconWinds: SW 5 to 14 mph, then variable to mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑16° / ↓14°
Sky
Mostly cloudy becoming overcast before noon.
Snow
No snow.
Precipitation
None expected in the morning hours.
Winds
Morning winds SW 5 to 14 mph with gusts up to 50 mph. Expected wind chill to be between -8 to 1 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑19° / ↓16°
Sky
Overcast through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
No snow.
Precipitation
No precipitation expected.
Winds
Afternoon winds variable at to 8 mph. Wind chill expected to be between -1 to 2 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 7,133ft
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Wednesday
↑16° / ↓7°
iconWinds: 12 to 24 mph, then variable to mph
iconForecast Snow: 10"
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AM

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↑16° / ↓7°
Sky
Overcast before noon.
Snow
Expected snowfall to be 8 to 11 inches in the early morning, then another 1 to 2 inches before noon.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.15 to 0.73 inches
Winds
Morning winds 12 to 24 mph. Wind chill expected to be between -21 to 3 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑10° / ↓7°
Sky
Mostly cloudy becoming mostly clear with a few clouds through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
Flurries possible through the afternoon and evening.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: trace amount
Winds
Afternoon winds variable at to 8 mph. Wind chill expected to be between -16 to -5 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 7,133ft
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