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Carnegie Hall has announced that in recognition of a gift of $1 million from legendary jazz producer George Wein and honoring his incredible legacy presenting leading jazz artists at the Hall, The Shape of Jazz concert series will be formally named the Joyce and George T. Wein Shape of Jazz series.
Here’s a look at what’s happening, new, and to do in and around Newport today…
The Arts and Cultural Alliance of Newport County’s monthly networking event, Arts Around the Fire, will be at Salvation Café on Tuesday, November 13th from 6-8pm at the Post & Beam room at 140 Broadway in Newport. The Alliance’s guest will be Tuni Schartner, the new Director of Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Innovate Newport, based at the Sheffield School.
People’s Credit Union CEO, Ellen Ford, was recently recognized with the Sandra J. Pattie Distinguished Leadership Award at the New England Women in Banking Conference held at The Hotel Viking in Newport.
After a successful year touring as The Devon Allman Project with special guest Duane Betts – the sons of Gregg Allman and Dickey Betts are joining forces to form The Allman Betts Band. They will kick off 2019 with a new Allman Betts Band album and a worldwide tour that will feature new music, songs from their solo […]
Gregory Alan Isakov will expand his hugely successful sold out tour into 2019 with new headline dates at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium, Atlanta’s Buckhead Theatre and New Orleans’ Civic Theatre as well as a stop at Ann Arbor Folk Festival. This latest leg follows Isakov’s sold out return headline show at Colorado’s famed Red Rocks Amphitheatre in […]
Today -Occasional showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog. High near 61. Breezy, with a north wind 6 to 11 mph becoming south 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight - Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog before 9pm. Otherwise, cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 53. Southwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Small Craft Advisory in effect from 1 PM EST this afternoon through this evening
Today -E winds around 5 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 35 kt this afternoon. Waves around 3 ft. Patchy fog. Scattered showers with a chance of drizzle this morning. Widespread showers with isolated tstms this afternoon. Some tstms may produce gusty winds and heavy rainfall this afternoon. Vsby 1 nm or less.
Tonight - SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Waves around 4 ft. Patchy fog in the evening. Widespread showers in the evening with vsby 1 nm or less.
Coastal Water Temperature - 53.1 °F
Sun, Moon, Tide:
The sun rose in Newport at 6:24 am and sunset will be at 4:34 pm.
The first high tide was at 6:22 am and the next high tide will be at 6:44 pm. The only low tide of the day will be at 12:18 pm.
Today we have 10 hours and 10 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 11:29 am.
The lunar phase is a Waning Crescent. Moon age is 28 days, lighting is 4%.