Newport is a destination place people love. We are fortunate to have the opportunity each day to deliver our exemplary Newport hospitality. Keep in mind that many of our September visitors have been waiting for decades to arrive at our City-by-the-Sea.
Hurricane Florence is heading toward the U.S. coast, right at the height of hurricane season. Hurricanes can cause immense damage due to the winds, waves and rain, not to mention the chaos as the general population prepares for severe weather.
Today - A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 66. North wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight - A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 1 pm and 2 pm. Patchy fog between 8 am and 1 pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 74. Northeast wind around 8 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Today - NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft, except 4 to 6 ft at the Bay entrance. Patchy fog. A chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms. Vsby 1 nm or less this morning.
Tonight - NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft, except 4 to 7 ft at the Bay entrance. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 nm or less.
Coastal Water Temperature - 66.9°F
Sun, Moon, & Tide
The sun will rise in Newport at 6:24 am and sunset will be at 6:58 pm.
The first low tide was at 4:12 am and the next low tide will be at 4:50 pm. The first high tide will be at 11:17 am and the next high tide at 11:40 pm.
Today we will have 12 hours and 34 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 12:41 pm.
The lunar phase is a Waxing Crescent. Moon age is 3 days, lighting is 13%.
Cruise Ship Schedule For This Week
Thursday (9/13) - American Star (Capacity: 100 passengers, 26 crew)