According to the latest forecast from the National Weather Service, today we will see some rain and patchy fog, with a high near 49 degrees.

7 Day Forecast

The following is the National Weather Service 7-day weather forecast, centered on Newport State Airport;

Today: Rain, mainly before 3pm. Patchy fog between 8am and 3pm. High near 49. Northeast wind 14 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Tonight: A slight chance of showers after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 44. Northeast wind 10 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Thursday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 52. East wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Low around 47. East wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

Friday: A chance of showers, mainly before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Friday Night: A slight chance of showers after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Saturday: A chance of showers between 7am and 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. West wind 13 to 15 mph.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Northwest wind around 15 mph.

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 56. West wind 11 to 13 mph.

Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southwest wind 11 to 13 mph.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph.

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Belmore was born in Providence, Rhode Island; grew up and graduated high school in Coventry, Rhode Island; and lived in Newport, Rhode Island for more than ten years. 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 and his wife, Jen, as well as their two dogs (Aero and June), recently moved to Alexandria, Virginia. Belmore travels back and forth to Newport every couple of weeks to cover events, work on story ideas, to meet with What'sUpNewp's on-the-ground contributors, to visit friends, and to eat as much seafood as possible.

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