MOUNT WASHINGTON, N.H. (CBS) — It’s been a cold week in New England, but nowhere more so than atop the region’s highest peak.
“Winter has returned to the summit of Mount Washington,” New Hampshire State Parks posted to Facebook, sharing photos of a snow-covered landscape.READ MORE: 'Unthinkable Loss': 2 Cousins Drown While Skipping Rocks At Waldo Lake In Brockton
The department said the summit received 3 inches of snow and wind guests of up to 70 mph Wednesday morning. The wind chills were 30 degrees below zero.READ MORE: 6 Rescued After Boat Overturns In Cape Cod Canal
Despite the wintry conditions, the summit still saw a spectacular sunrise Thursday morning.
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