Here’s what’s on tap for today in and around Newport.

Weather Forecast

  • Today:Sunny, with a high near 30. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
  • Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Northwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

Marine Forecast

  • Gale Warning in effect through this afternoon
  • Today:NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Waves around 3 ft. A chance of light freezing spray.
  • Tonight: NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of light freezing spray in the evening.
  • Coastal Water Temperature: 34.0 °F

Sun, Moon & Tide

  • Sunrise: 6:24 am | Sunset: 5:32 pm
  • High Tide: 1 am & 1:23 pm | Low Tide: 7:24 am & 6:31 pm
  • Daylight: 11 hours and 8 minutes of sun.
  • Lunar: Waning Gibbous. Moon age is 22 days, lighting is 54%

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Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment Listings

  • Jane Pickens Theater – Stan & Ollie at 4:45 pm, They Shall Not Grow Old at 7:30 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown) – Trivia from 7 pm to 9 pm
  • O’brien’s Pub – Trivia at 8 pm

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).