Did you know that Potter League For Animals has a sister shelter in Afghanistan? Joan Johnson Freese, President of the Board at Potter League, joined Ryan on What'sUpNewp Radio yesterday to chat all about NOWZAD and also give us details on two upcoming events/fundraisers.
Archaeologists from RIMAP and its partner, the Australian National Maritime Museum, will announce their 2018 research results for the study of the Newport Harbor transport fleet and search for Capt. Cook’s Endeavour from 5 pm to 6 pm today at Gurneys Newport Resort & Marina.
The City of Newport has announced that it will host recycling events on September 29th at Easton’s Beach, a combined effort to provide residents with the opportunity for hazardous waste disposal and recycling of of hard to recycle items.
I took over the WADK airwaves as host of The Open Forum and What’sUpNewp Radio Edition on Wednesday, it was a jam-packed two hours of fun and information. The Open Forum (12 pm to 1 pm) Is it the Endeavour? Archaeologists believe they have found Capt. Cook’s Vessel in Newport Harbor and it has put […]
On this edition of The Open Forum on AM 1540 WADK Newport, Frank Prosnitz and I were joined by former Lieutenant Governor and State Representative Bob Weygand. Weygand joined for approximately 30 minutes on the program to chat about the recent Statewide Primary results and what he sees and thinks heading into November’s General Election. Later in […]
Music Festivals are everywhere this weekend and we’ve got several previewed below on “Six Picks,” our weekly round up of some of the best in local music. We’ll kick it off in the “Bucket” with three stages full of music Saturday.
Hard to believe it, but the final few days of summer are here (the fall equinox will take place at 9:54 pm on Saturday evening), and the first full day of fall arrives on Sunday. Changes of the season don’t mean a thing in Rhode Island as the festivals, events, and things […]
Today - Partly sunny, with a high near 69. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Tonight - A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5 am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 67. South wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Small Craft Advisory in effect from this evening through Saturday morning
Today - Se winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt this afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
Tonight -S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Waves 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
Coastal Water Temperature - 66.0°F
Sun, Moon, & Tide
The sun rose in Newport at 6:32 am and sunset will be at 6:44 pm.
The first high tide was at 6:04 am and the next high tide will be at 6:28 pm. The only low tide of the day will be at 11:35 am.
Today we have 12 hours and 12 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 12:38 pm.
The lunar phase is a Waxing Gibbous. Moon age is 11 days, lighting is 84%.