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Hello. Today is Friday, March 22nd. Weekend Edition.
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Hello. Today is Friday, March 22nd. Weekend Edition.

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What’s Up in Newport: Things to do, live music, entertainment, and more (March 21 – 25)
Jaws Summer Party at Jane Pickens Theater will be a 2-day celebration this July
AIPC: Residents have their voices heard on the issue of housing on Aquidneck Island
Ragged Island Brewing shares vision for their future home
Newport String Quartet will highlight work of local composer on March 31st
Newport Jazz Assembly Program expands to CT under the direction of Javon Jackson
Salve Regina University’s nursing department launches fully online RN-BSN degree program
League of Women Voters to feature the women legislators of Newport County at a forum on March 25th
City seeking feedback on gas outage
Newport Newswire
What’s Up in Newport this weekend: March 22 – 24
Now Hiring: 118 job opportunities available in Newport right now
Recent Local Obituaries
Retiring Salve Regina president to receive honorary degree, University will dedicate Gerety Hall
12 Metre Worlds will harken back to America’s Cup Days in Newport
On Tap For Today
Trey Anastasio, Newport Festivals Foundation and Mockingbird Foundation support Providence music education program
The Ocean Race enters new era with global launch event
Weather Forecast
  • Friday – Rain likely, mainly before 9 am, then scattered showers after 1pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Patchy fog before 1 pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 47. South wind 8 to 13 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
  • Friday Night – Scattered rain showers before 3 am, then scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Marine Forecast
  • Friday – SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt, increasing to 30 kt in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 ft, except 4 to 7 ft at the Bay entrance. Patchy fog. Scattered showers. Vsby 1 nm or less.
  • Friday Night – W winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt, increasing to 40 kt after midnight. Waves 3 to 4 ft, except 4 to 7 ft at the Bay entrance. Scattered rain and snow showers.
Sun, Moon & Tide
  • The sun will rise in Newport at 6:44 am and sunset will be at 7:00pm.
  • The first low tide will be at 3:02 am and the next low tide at 3:14 pm. The first high tide will be at 9:36 am and the next high tide at 10:01 pm.
  • We will have 12 hours and 16 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 12:52 pm.
  • The lunar phase will be a Waning Gibbous. Moon age is 16 days, lighting is 99%.
Rhode Island Marine Archaeology Project will host Annual Meeting on March 30th
Newport Folk Festival: Trey Anastasio added to 2019 lineup
Things To Do & Entertainment Listings
What’s Up in Newport this weekend: March 22 – 24 | What'sUpNewp
Have A Good Weekend, We'll See You Out There!
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