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Weather
Temp °F 55 54 52 49 47 45
Snow Level ft 13,300 13,400 13,400 13,300 13,200 13,100
Wind Speed mph
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Cloud Cover % 60 60 60 70 80 60
12-Hr Snowfall High/Low Alerts Snow
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Speed
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Gusts
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Cover
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9/28
0" Partly Cloudy
56°F
13,200ft
S 5mph
5mph
50%
0" Mostly Cloudy
41°F
12,900ft
S 5mph
5mph
70%
Thu
9/29
0" Mostly Cloudy
55°F
12,600ft
SSW 5mph
10mph
70%
0" Partly Cloudy
40°F
12,700ft
SW 5mph
5mph
40%
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9/30
0" Mostly Cloudy
54°F
12,500ft
SW 5mph
10mph
60%
0" Cloudy
38°F
12,400ft
WSW 5mph
5mph
70%
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10/1
0" Mostly Cloudy
51°F
12,300ft
WSW 5mph
5mph
60%
0" Partly Cloudy
37°F
12,400ft
E 5mph
5mph
50%
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10/2
0" Cloudy
50°F
12,500ft
SSW 5mph
5mph
80%
0" Mostly Cloudy
36°F
12,600ft
NNW 5mph
5mph
60%
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10/3
0" Partly Cloudy
52°F
12,200ft
NW 5mph
5mph
40%
0" Clear
35°F
11,900ft
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5mph
20%
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10/4
0" Mostly Sunny
51°F
11,700ft
WNW 5mph
5mph
40%
0" Mostly Clear
33°F
11,400ft
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5mph
20%
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10/5
0" Mostly Sunny
53°F
11,200ft
NW 5mph
5mph
20%
0" Clear
33°F
10,900ft
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5mph
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10/6
0" Mostly Sunny
55°F
11,100ft
NW 5mph
5mph
20%
0" Clear
33°F
11,200ft
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5mph
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10/7
0" Mostly Sunny
54°F
11,100ft
WSW 5mph
5mph
30%
0" Partly Cloudy
33°F
11,200ft
NNW 5mph
5mph
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Forecast Elev: 9,810ft Base Elev: 8,790ft Summit Elev: 10,820ft Updated: 33 minutes ago
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Status
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Resort Reported at Sun Apr 17
55°F
Temperature
5mph
Wind Speed
Mid-Mtn at Wednesday Sep 28 @ 4:00pm MDT
of average for the season
Estimated on Wednesday Sep 28 @ 6:00am MDT
Calculated from 4 SNOTEL sites within 5 miles of Purgatory at an average elevation of 9390ft. The data is generated by mountain weather stations near Purgatory and is not compiled from official resort measurements. We use weather stations because they update automatically and provide consistent measurements over many decades.
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Snow Stake
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Village Express Summit
Village Express Summit
Village Express Base
Village Express Base
Village Plaza
Village Plaza
US550 At Purgatory Looking North
US550 At Purgatory Looking North
US550 At Purgatory Looking South
US550 At Purgatory Looking South
Avalanche Forecasts are for use by experienced backcountry travelers in uncontrolled sidecountry and backcountry terrain. These forecasts and conditions do not apply to open, in-bounds terrain at ski resorts, which is subject to avalanche control by local resort ski patrol.

South San Juan Mountains

Colorado Avalanche Information Center

Avalanche Danger
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Watch for signs of unstable snow such as recent avalanches, cracking in the snow, and audible collapsing. Avoid traveling on or under similar slopes.

The danger rating shown on the map is just one piece of the avalanche forecast. To get the complete forecast, please view the South San Juan Mountains forecast provided by the Colorado Avalanche Information Center.