Newport Art Museum
Newport Art Museum will once again participate in Newport Gallery Night (Photo via Newport Art Museum)

Weather:

  • Today – A chance of flurries after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. East wind 6 to 8 mph.
  • Tonight – A chance of flurries before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. East wind around 7 mph.

Marine:

  • Today –E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less. A chance of flurries this afternoon.
  • Tonight –E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of flurries in the evening.
  • Coastal Water Temperature – 39.9F

Sun, Moon, Tide:

  • The sun will rise in Newport at 7:04 am and sunset will be at 4:16 pm.
  • The first low tide was at 4:32 am and the next low tide will be at 5:13 pm. The only high tide of the day will be at 11:43 am.
  • The lunar phase is a Waxing Crescent. Moon age is 5 days, lighting is 27%.

Calendar Of Events & Things To Do

For a full schedule of Christmas In Newport Events, click here.

Ryan Belmore is the Publisher of What'sUpNewp. 
Belmore has been involved with What’sUpNewp since shortly after its launch in 2012, proudly leading it to be named Best Local News Blog in Rhode Island by Rhode Island Monthly readers in 2018, 2019, and 2020 and an honorable mention in the Common Good Awards in 2021.

Born and raised in Rhode Island, Belmore graduated from Coventry High School and the Community College of Rhode Island. In addition to living in Newport for 10 years, he has lived in Portsmouth, Coventry, Providence, Smithfield, Burrillville, and East Greenwich.

Belmore 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 previously served on the Board of Lucy's Hearth and the Arts & Cultural Alliance for Newport County.

Belmore and his wife, Jen, currently live in Alexandria, Virginia, a move they made in 2021. Read more about that here - https://whatsupnewp.com/2021/09/letter-from-the-publisher-some-personal-news/

Belmore visits Newport every couple of weeks to support the 12+ paid contributors What'sUpNewp has on the ground across Rhode Island, a place he called home for 39 years.

Belmore is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers, Society of Professional Journalists, and the North American Snowsports Journalists Association.

In 2020, Belmore was named Member of the Year by LION and won the Arts & Cultural Alliance of Newport County's Dominque Award.
Belmore can be contacted at ryan@whatsupnewp.com and 401-662-1653.