Narragansett Bay

(Photo via Morgan Macia/Macia Photography)

Newport could see snow and sleet for the first time this Winter on Monday, December 28th and/or Tuesday, December 29th.

The forecast from the National Weather Service as of Saturday night;

  • Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Breezy, with a north wind 13 to 22 mph.
Monday Night
  • Snow and sleet likely before 5am, then rain, snow, and sleet likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northeast wind 15 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
  • Rain and sleet, becoming all rain after 9am. High near 44. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Tuesday Night
  • A chance of rain before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

For An Updated Forecast, VISIT HERE

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Belmore was born in Providence, Rhode Island; grew up and graduated high school in Coventry, Rhode Island; and lived in Newport, Rhode Island for more than ten years. He currently serves as Vice President of the Board Of Directors for Fort Adams Trust and on the Board of Directors for Potter League For Animals.

He and his wife, Jen, as well as their two dogs (Aero and June), recently moved to Alexandria, Virginia. Belmore travels back and forth to Newport every couple of weeks to cover events, work on story ideas, to meet with What'sUpNewp's on-the-ground contributors, to visit friends, and to eat as much seafood as possible.

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