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WUN Morning Edition: August 8

Good Morning, Newport City Council will host their next regular council meeting tonight, here's the
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WUN Morning Edition: August 8
By Ryan Belmore What's Up Newp • Issue #117 • View online
Good Morning,

  • Newport City Council will host their next regular council meeting tonight, here’s the agenda.
  • FYI - Newport City Hall offices will be closed on Monday (August 13th) in recognition of Victory Day. A one-day delay for trash and recycling will be in effect all of next week.
  • I caught up with Patti Doyle, spokeswoman for Twin River Management Group, yesterday on What'sUpNewp radio about the upcoming closure of Newport Grand, when they turn the keys over to Carpionato Group, the opening of Tiverton, and more. Listen Here.

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Recent Local Obituaries
  • Today - A slight chance of showers before 1pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
  • Tonight - Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 10pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
  • Today -S winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt this afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A slight chance of showers this morning, then scattered showers and tstms this afternoon. Areas of fog this morning. Some tstms may produce heavy rainfall this afternoon.
  • Tonight -S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
  • Coastal Water Temperature - 73.0°F
Sun, Moon, & Tide
  • The sun rose in Newport at 5:48 am and sunset will be at 7:54 pm. The first high tide was at 5:26 am and the next high tide will be at 5:57 pm. The only low tide of the day will be at 10:51 am.
  • Today we have 14 hours and 6 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 12:51 pm.
  • The lunar phase is a Waning Crescent. Moon age is 26 days, lighting is 17%.
Cruise Ship Schedule For Today
  1. American Constellation (Capacity: 175 passengers)
Things To Do
What'sUpNewp Radio
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Did you know...
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Have a great day, we’ll see you out there! 
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