Fortress Mountain
Today's Forecast
↑35° ↓31°
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  • Dewpoint↓32° / ↑23°
  • Humidity↑68% / ↓99%
  • Regional New Snow2"
  • Regional Snow Depth1"
Overcast throughout the day.
Snowfall forecasted to be a dusting in the early morning followed by another dusting before noon and a trace amount in the afternoon, then another trace amount later into the evening.
Potential Precip: 0.14 to 0.7 inches
Winds variable at 2 to 9 mph through the morning shifting to SE 8 to 17 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 21 mph. Wind chill expected to be 17 to 27 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Friday the 21st
↑30° ↓26°
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  • Dewpoint↓30° / ↑25°
  • Humidity↑97% / ↓99%
  • Regional New Snow2"
  • Regional Snow Depth2"
Overcast through the morning, and then mostly cloudy becoming overcast into the evening.
Expected snowfall to be a trace in the early morning followed by another trace before noon and a trace in the afternoon followed by another trace in the evening.
Potential Precip: 0.09 to 0.45 inches
Winds S 5 to 14 mph through the morning becoming SE 10 to 21 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 25 mph. Wind chill expected to be 11 to 19 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Saturday the 22nd
↑39° ↓28°
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  • Dewpoint↓35° / ↑27°
  • Humidity↑87% / ↓99%
  • Regional New Snow1"
  • Regional Snow Depth2"
Cloudy becoming mostly cloudy through the morning, and then mostly cloudy becoming overcast into the evening.
Expected snowfall to be a dusting in the early morning, then another trace before noon and a dusting in the afternoon, then another trace later into the evening.
Potential Precip: 0.04 to 0.2 inches
Winds S 8 to 19 mph through the morning becoming SW 7 to 16 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 26 mph. Expected wind chill to be 10 to 28 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Sunday the 23rd
↑40° ↓33°
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  • Dewpoint↓33° / ↑28°
  • Humidity↑75% / ↓96%
  • Regional New Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth1"
Cloudy through the morning, and then mostly cloudy through the afternoon and evening.
Snowfall forecasted to be a dusting in the early morning, then another trace before noon and a dusting in the evening.
Potential Precip: 0.06 to 0.3 inches
Winds SW 4 to 13 mph through the morning becoming W 7 to 16 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 17 mph. Expected wind chill to be 24 to 32 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Monday the 24th
↑37° ↓32°
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  • Dewpoint↓30° / ↑23°
  • Humidity↑64% / ↓92%
  • Regional New Snow1"
  • Regional Snow Depth1"
Mostly cloudy becoming overcast through the morning, and then partly cloudy becoming mostly cloudy into the evening.
Snowfall expected to be a trace amount in the early morning, then another dusting before noon and a trace amount in the afternoon, then another trace in the evening.
Potential Precip: 0.16 to 0.78 inches
Winds W 6 to 15 mph through the morning with gusts up to 17 mph. Expected wind chill to be 21 to 29 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Tuesday the 25th
↑42° ↓31°
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  • Dewpoint↓28° / ↑23°
  • Humidity↑50% / ↓89%
  • Regional New Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth1"
Mostly cloudy becoming partly cloudy through the morning, and then partly cloudy through the afternoon and evening.
None expected.
None expected throughout the day.
Winds. Wind chill expected to be 21 to 33 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
  • Last Update18 Sep @ 12:09
  • Snow Last 24hrs0"
  • Snow Past 48 hrs0"
  • Season Total0"
  • Average Base Depth16 to 59"
  • Today's Snow Potential2"
Comments
Snow surface is machine groomed and variable conditions

  • High Lift Elevation5,741ft
  • Base Elevation4,265ft
  • Vertical Drop1,476ft
  • Longest TrailUnreported
  • Trails0 of 12
  • Lifts5 of 5
  • Acreage0 of 0 ( 100% )
Other Info
  • Additional ReportsNA
No Webcams Available
No Webcams Available
Contact
Location
  • City: Kananaskis
  • Country: Canada
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Expanded Outlook

Thursday
↑35° / ↓31°
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AM

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↑35° / ↓33°
Skys
Overcast before noon.
Snow
Snowfall forecasted to be a trace in the early morning followed by another trace amount before noon.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.04 to 0.18 inches
Winds
Morning winds variable at 2 to 9 mph. Wind chill expected to be 24 to 27 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑33° / ↓31°
Skys
Cloudy through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
Snowfall forecasted to be a trace in the afternoon followed by another trace amount into the evening.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.11 to 0.55 inches
Winds
Afternoon winds SE 8 to 17 mph with gusts up to 21 mph. Expected wind chill to be 17 to 24 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 7,133ft
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Friday
↑30° / ↓26°
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AM

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↑30° / ↓28°
Skys
Cloudy before noon.
Snow
Expected snowfall to be a trace amount in the early morning followed by another trace amount before noon.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.05 to 0.25 inches
Winds
Morning winds S 5 to 14 mph with gusts up to 18 mph. Wind chill expected to be 16 to 19 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑29° / ↓26°
Skys
Mostly cloudy becoming overcast through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
Snowfall expected to be a trace amount in the afternoon followed by another trace amount later into the evening.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.05 to 0.23 inches
Winds
Afternoon winds SE 10 to 21 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Wind chill expected to be 11 to 17 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 7,133ft
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Saturday
↑39° / ↓28°
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AM

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↑34° / ↓28°
Skys
Cloudy becoming mostly cloudy through the morning.
Snow
Snowfall expected to be a trace in the early morning followed by another trace amount before noon.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.03 to 0.15 inches
Winds
Morning winds S 8 to 19 mph with gusts up to 26 mph. Wind chill expected to be 10 to 20 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑39° / ↓34°
Skys
Mostly cloudy becoming cloudy into the evening.
Snow
Snowfall forecasted to be a trace amount in the afternoon followed by another dusting later into the evening.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.01 to 0.05 inches
Winds
Afternoon winds SW 7 to 16 mph with gusts up to 20 mph. Wind chill expected to be 20 to 28 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 7,133ft
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Sunday
↑40° / ↓33°
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AM

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↑36° / ↓33°
Skys
Cloudy through the morning.
Snow
Snowfall forecasted to be a dusting in the early morning, then another trace before noon.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.03 to 0.15 inches
Winds
Morning winds SW 4 to 13 mph with gusts up to 16 mph. Wind chill expected to be 24 to 25 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑40° / ↓35°
Skys
Mostly cloudy through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
Snowfall forecasted to be a trace amount in the evening.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.03 to 0.15 inches
Winds
Afternoon winds W 7 to 16 mph with gusts up to 17 mph. Wind chill expected to be 25 to 32 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 7,133ft
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Monday
↑37° / ↓32°
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AM

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↑37° / ↓35°
Skys
Mostly cloudy becoming overcast before noon.
Snow
Snowfall expected to be a trace amount in the early morning followed by another trace amount before noon.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.03 to 0.15 inches
Winds
Morning winds W 6 to 15 mph with gusts up to 17 mph. Wind chill expected to be 21 to 25 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑36° / ↓32°
Skys
Partly cloudy becoming mostly cloudy through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
Snowfall expected to be a trace in the afternoon, then another trace into the evening.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.13 to 0.63 inches
Winds
Afternoon winds variable at to 8 mph. Wind chill expected to be 24 to 29 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 7,133ft
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Tuesday
↑42° / ↓31°
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AM

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↑34° / ↓31°
Skys
Mostly cloudy becoming partly cloudy through the morning.
Snow
No snow.
Precipitation
No precipitation expected in the morning hours.
Winds
Morning winds variable at to 8 mph. Expected wind chill to be 21 to 24 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑42° / ↓40°
Skys
Partly cloudy through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
None expected through the afternoon and evening.
Precipitation
No precipitation expected through the afternoon and evening.
Winds
Afternoon winds variable at to 8 mph. Expected wind chill to be 30 to 33 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 7,133ft
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Snow Maker's Corner

Regional Soil Temperatures
  • Soil High Temperature37°
  • Soil Low Temperature36°
Base Wet Bulb Temperatures (F)
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Regional Soil Temperatures
  • Soil High Temperature37°
  • Soil Low Temperature36°
Base Wet Bulb Temperatures (F)
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Regional Soil Temperatures
  • Soil High Temperature36°
  • Soil Low Temperature36°
Base Wet Bulb Temperatures (F)
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Regional Soil Temperatures
  • Soil High Temperature37°
  • Soil Low Temperature35°
Base Wet Bulb Temperatures (F)
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Regional Soil Temperatures
  • Soil High Temperature37°
  • Soil Low Temperature36°
Base Wet Bulb Temperatures (F)
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