Today’s Vitals

  • Sunrise: 6:11 pm
  • Sunset: 7:21 pm
  • Low Tide: 8:02 am & 9:41 pm
  • High Tide: 2:47 am & 3:21 pm
  • Today’s WX: Rain. Patchy fog. Low around 59. Northeast wind around 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.Marine: NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Rain.
  • Tonight’s WX: Rain, mainly before 8am. Patchy fog before 8am. High near 72. North wind 9 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. Marine: N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain.
  • Lunar Phase: The lunar phase will be a Waxing Gibbous (moon age is 8 days, lighting is 56%)
  • Cruise Ship: None

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Newport Newswire

High-speed ferries to Block Island canceled; high surf alert issued (The Providence Journal)

Defense Conference Underway In Newport (Rhode Island Public Radio)

Recent Obituaries 

Daniel J. Leonard

Joseph G. Pattie

Happening Today

2 pm to 6 pm – Newport Aquidneck Growers Market on Memorial Boulevard

4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – Wind River at Jane Pickens Theater

5 pm – Fireside Evening Music Series: Silverteeth at Newport Vineyards

5 pm – Under Pressure: An Exhibition to Inspire for a Cleaner Ocean at Caleb & Broad

5:30 pm – Vaux-le-Vicomte: Classical Splendor at Redwood Library

6 pm – Spirits & Stogies at Top of Newport

6:30 pm – Sunset Yoga at Fort Adams

6:30 pm – Fermentation Class: Burgundy at Forty 1 North

7 pm – Family Friendly Funnies with The Bit Players at The Firehouse Theater

Entertainment & Live Music Listings

  • 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – Wind River at Jane Pickens Theater
  • 4:30 pm – Brian Scott at The Landing
  • 5 pm – Fireside Evening Music Series: Silverteeth at Newport Vineyards
  • 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm – Live music at Hotel Viking
  • 6 pm – James Grande at The Deck
  • 7 pm – Family Friendly Funnies with The Bit Players at The Firehouse Theater
  • 7:30 pm – Live jazz music at Sardella’s
  • 8 pm – Jim Devlin at The Landing
  • 8 pm – Open mic at  Parlor Newport
  • 8:30 pm – Live music at Norey’s
  • 9 pm – Trivia at Fastnet Pub
  • 9 pm – Open mic at Buskers Irish Pub
  • 9 pm – The C-Note Missionaries at Midtown Oyster Bar
  • 9 pm – DJ Abby Duren at Newport Blues Cafe
  • 9:30 pm – Karaoke at O’Brien’s Pub
  • 10 pm – DJ Nook at One Pelham East
  • 10 pm – The Z-Boys at Perro Salado
  • 10 pm – DJ & Dancing at The Landing

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