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Summit Weather Station Tours (mid-May through mid-October)
Complimentary tours of our mountaintop weather station for Observatory members | Reservations required

Live from the Rockpile
Free, family-friendly video chat with an Observatory scientist living and working in our mountaintop weather station, offered daily in the Weather Discovery Center theater at 11:15am and 2:15pm

25-26Lightning Safety Awareness Program
Free, family-friendly presentation and demonstrations about lightning safety. 11:30am-3:30pm at the Weather Discovery Center.
16Science in the Mountains: Complexity of Weather Forecasting in the Presidential Range
18-19Seek the Peak 2014
Mount Washington Observatory's largest annual fundraiser and the Nation's Premier Hiking Event! Learn more and register on SeekthePeak.org. | Registration required
23Science in the Mountains: Weather Through the Lens
30Science in the Mountains: Forecasting Wind Gusts at Mount Washington
6Science in the Mountains: Exploring Seasonal Variability of Mount Washington's Temperature Inversions
13Science in the Mountains: Severe Weather in the White Mountains
20Science in the Mountains: Fall Migration in the White Mountains
30Workshop: The Art of Meteorology
This 6-hour workshop will combine the art and science of meteorology to better engage and educate students around this important topic. 10am to 4pm at the Weather Discovery Center.
6Sunset Soiree
A special evening of decadent food and wine with a twilight drive to the top of Mount Washington. Each year is different and the mountain never fails to impress.

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