Two hundred community leaders crowded on town hall steps, and hundreds of residents gathered on the streets surrounding town hall and in nine other locations throughout Westerly, collectively ringing in a year-long 350th anniversary celebration.
Governor Gina M. Raimondo took the oath of office and began her second term yesterday. After her swearing in, she delivered the following Inaugural Address which focused on the work still required to ensure that the progress of the last four years continues and is resilient and lasting.
Today - Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.
Tonight - Rain likely, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southeast wind 7 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Today - N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E this afternoon. Waves around 2 ft
Tonight -Se winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Waves around 2 ft. Rain likely after midnight.
Coastal Water Temperature - 41.0°F
Sun, Moon, & Tide Forecast
The sun will rise in Newport at 7:12 am and sunset will be at 4:27 pm.
The first high tide was at 4:56 am and the next high tide will be at 5:17 pm. The first low tide will be at 11:24 am and the next low tide at 10:41 pm.
Today we will have 9 hours and 15 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 11:49 am.
The lunar phase is a Waning Crescent. Moon age is 26 days, lighting is 15%.