In continued celebration of the 150th anniversary of the Charter of the Rhode Island Department, Grand Army of the Republic, the Rhode Island Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War will conclude their year-long commemoration of their parent organization’s founding with the placing of a memorial marker at the final resting place of the Continue Reading››
October events at the Newport Car Museum include Hoods Up Weekend (Oct. 13-14), German Car Day with reduced admission for visitors driving German cars (Sat., Oct. 27), and $8 Movie Night featuring “Smokey and the Bandit” (Wed., Oct. 10).
Thousands of students and their families, alumni, faculty and staff will show their Rhody Pride during the University of Rhode Island’s Alumni and Family Weekend Thursday, Oct. 11, through Sunday, Oct. 14.
Weather: Today -Sunny, with a high near 65. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Tonight - Increasing clouds, with a low around 56. South wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Marine: Today - NE winds around 5 kt, becoming se around 5 kt this afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Tonight -SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Coastal Water Temperature: 63.0 °F
Sun, Moon, Tide: The sun rose in Newport at 6:48 am and sunset will be at 6:18 pm. The first high tide was at 5:56 am and the next high tide will be at 6:24 pm. The only low tide of the day will be at 11:46 am. The lunar phase is a Waning Crescent. Moon age is 26 days, lighting is 14%.