Day 1 of the 2018 Newport Folk Festival is now history and it is one that folks will remember and be talking about for quite a while. The day kicked off with stellar performances by Boston’s Darlingside on the Harbor Stage and ended with David Crosby surprising the crowd when he joined Jason Isbell and […]
The Gulls (19—21) dropped its third in a row with a 5–1 loss to the New Bedford Bay Sox (17—24) on Friday night. Russell Smith took the loss for Newport giving up four runs on seven hits in five innings of work.
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.
Today - A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 2pm and 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight - Patchy fog before 1am, then patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west after midnight.
Today - S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers with isolated tstms. Patchy fog this morning with vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Tonight -SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Coastal Water Temperature - 71.1°F
Sun, Moon, & Tide
The sun rose in Newport at 5:37 am and sunset will be at 8:06 pm. The first low tide was at 2:28 am and the next low tide will be at 2:18 pm. The first high tide will be at 9:01 am and the next high tide at 9:16 pm.
Today we have 14 hours and 29 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 12:51 pm.
The lunar phase is a Full Moon. Moon age is 15 days, lighting is 100%.