Happy Summer! The summer solstice – the annual moment when the sun is at its highest point in the sky – occurs this morning at 6:07 am. That marks the beginning of astronomical summer.
June 21st has the most daylight! Today we have 15 hours and 11 minutes of sun.
Thanks to everyone who attended our throwback event, Caddyshack, at Jane Pickens Theater! Look for our next one, Jaws, on July 25th!
After a successful and sold-out public launch last night, Taproot Brewing Co. is now open at Newport Vineyards. Keep up with their schedule, brews, and more HERE.
Next week (June 25th - 27th) is the time for candidates to file to run for public office. We’ll have all the latest announcements (and surprises) for you as they come along over the next week. Are you running or do you know someone who is? Have them get in touch with us, we’d love to chat and share the announcement. For everyone else, start thinking about what questions you have for the candidates.
Today’s Cruise Ship: American Star (Capacity: 100 passengers, 26 crew)
On Saturday, June 23rd at 5 pm, Boston returns to challenge Newport for an 8th annual campaign between the northeast rivals, at the polo grounds of Glen Farm, home of the NBC10 Newport Internationa l Polo Series 27, Presented by BMW. \
Today - Showers before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers after 4pm. Patchy fog between 8am and 9am. High near 72. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight - A slight chance of showers before 10pm. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind around 6 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Today -Se winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less. Showers likely, mainly this morning. Patchy fog this morning with vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Tonight -NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Coastal Water Temperature - 63°F
Sun, Moon, & Tide
Sunrise: 5:12 am | Sunset: 8:23 pm
Low tide at 9:23 am & 10:17 pm
High tide at 2:49 am and 3:26 pm
Moon: First Quarter Moon. Moon age is 8 days, lighting is 56%