Here’s what’s happening, new, and to do in and around Newport this weekend.

Weather Forecast

Friday – Scattered showers, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. South wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Friday Night – Isolated showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 50. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Saturday – Sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind around 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

Saturday Night – Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. South wind 5 to 7 mph.

Sunday – A slight chance of showers before 10am, then a slight chance of showers after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. South wind 8 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Sunday Night – A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Southwest wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Friday, May 17

Saturday, May 18

Sunday, May 19

Ryan Belmore is the Owner and Publisher of What'sUpNewp.

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