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The sold-out Newport Folk Festival kicks off today, keep an eye on our Arts & Entertainment section for all you need to know and updates throughout the weekend. Of course, be sure to also follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter for more photos and information.
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Rhode Island Monthly readers have voted, and What’sUpNewp is among their favorites. What’sUpNewp was among those honored on Thursday night at Rhode Island Monthly’s 25th Annual Best Of Rhode Island Party at the Providence Performing Arts Center in Providence.
Greg Abate, who is listed in Downbeat Magazine’s latest critics poll as among jazz music’s top rising stars, brings his uptown jazz quintet for a high powered night of music at the Newport Playhouse, Thursday, August 2.
Braden Leonard, a Newport resident, appeared on Megyn Kelly Today on Thursday. The former Johnston firefighter was on to talk about how he is inventing high-tech prosthetic after losing his hand in a biking accident.
Newport made one of its several reputations with sailing, particularly the America’s Cup. It has since added and strengthened its reputation with world-class music and outdoor events. Two internationally-known events are about to takeover Newport’s Fort Adams and this weekend marks the first of the year’s two biggest music weekends. The Newport Folk Festival begins […]
Today - Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 80. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Tonight - A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am. Patchy fog after 10pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Today - S winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt this afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog this morning with vsby 1 nm or less.
Tonight -S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt after midnight. Waves 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Coastal Water Temperature - 70.0°F
Sun, Moon, & Tide
The sun rose in Newport at 5:36 am and sunset will be at 8:07 pm. The first low tide was at 1:50 am and the next low tide will be at 1:33 pm. The first high tide will be at 8:23 am and the next high tide at 8:41 pm. Today we will have 14 hours and 31 minutes of sun.
The solar transit will be at 12:51 pm. The lunar phase is a Waxing Gibbous. Moon age is 14 days, lighting is 99%.
Cruise Ship Schedule For Today
Grande Caribe (Capacity: 88 passengers)
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