Newport, RI – Here’s a look at the weather and things to do for Newport today.



  • Gale Warning in effect from 11 am EDT this morning through this evening
  • Today –S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 35 kt, becoming W 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 50 kt this afternoon. Waves 8 to 9 ft. Rain. Isolated tstms this morning. Some tstms may produce heavy rainfall this morning with vsby 1 nm or less.
  • Tonight – W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 35 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt after midnight. Waves around 8 ft, subsiding to 3 ft after midnight. At the Bay entrance, waves around 10 ft, subsiding to 8 ft after midnight.
  • Coastal Water Temperature – 55.0°F

Sun, Moon, Tide:

  • The sun rose inNewport at7:20amand sunset will be at5:37pm.
  • The firsthigh tidewas at4:38amand the nexthigh tidewill be at5:07pm. The firstlow tidewill be at10:56am and the nextlow tideat11:31pm.
  • Today we have10 hours and 17 minutesof sun. The solar transit will be at12:28pm.
  • The lunar phase is a Waning Crescent. Moon age is 25 days, lighting is 25%.

Cruise Ship Schedule

  1. Sunday, Nov. 4 – Silver Spirit (Capacity: 540 passengers)
  2. Monday, Nov. 5 – Seven Seas Navigator (Capacity: 490 passengers)

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