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According to the latest forecast from the National Weather Service, today it will be sunny, with a high near 72 degrees.

7 Day Forecast

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

Special Weather Statement

Today: Sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Tonight: A chance of rain, mainly after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 51. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Thursday: Rain likely, mainly between 7am and noon. Cloudy, with a high near 60. South wind 8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. North wind 6 to 11 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

Friday Night: A slight chance of showers between 10pm and 3am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southwest wind 11 to 13 mph.

Sunday: A chance of showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Southwest wind 13 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Sunday Night: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Monday: A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southeast wind around 8 mph becoming north in the evening.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Northeast wind around 11 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

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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/

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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.
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