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Newport, RI – Here’s what’s up for this first day of December, have fun out there!


  • Today – Sunny, with a high near 43. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.
  • Tonight – Rain, mainly after 10pm. Low around 38. Southeast wind 6 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.


  • Today –N winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.
  • Tonight –E winds around 5 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Waves around 2 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
  • Coastal Water Temperature – 44.1F

Sun, Moon, Tide:

  •  The sun rose in Newport at 6:53 am and sunset will be at 4:16 pm.
  • The first high tide was at 2:16 am and the next high tide will be at 2:41 pm. The first low tide will be at 8:53 am and the next low tide at 9:25 pm.
  • The lunar phase is a Waning Crescent. Moon age is 23 days, lighting is 39%.
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