The National Weather Service in Taunton has issued a Frost Advisory, which is in effect from 11 PM this evening to 9 AM EDT Wednesday.

  • Location…Northern Connecticut, Rhode Island and portions of eastern Massachusetts.
  • Temperatures…Lows will bottom out in the upper 20s to middle 30s by daybreak Wednesday.
  • Timing…Widespread frost expected between 2 and 8 am Wednesday.
  • Impacts…Sensitive outdoor plants may be killed if left uncovered.

The National Weather Service forecast for Newport at 7:30 am on October 31st;

Tonight – Mostly clear, with a low around 41. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light northwest after midnight.
Wednesday – Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the morning.


  • A Frost Advisory means that widespread frost is expected.
  • Sensitive outdoor plants may be killed if left uncovered.

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Ryan Belmore is the Owner and Publisher of What's Up Newp. He was born and raised in Rhode Island and graduated from Coventry High School. He serves as Vice President of Fort Adams Trust and serves on the Board of Directors for Potter League for Animals. Ryan also is currently the Senior Editor - North America for Mountain News, publisher of OnTheSnow. Ryan is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and North American Snowsports Journalists Association (NASJA).