Opening Doors for Young Parents shows that young adult parents in Rhode Island still face significant challenges to support their children and fulfill their own potential, and 79% of children born to young parents in Rhode Island live in low-income families.
Norman Bird Sanctuary invites music lovers to the 44th Annual Harvest Fair this weekend, featuring an impressive lineup of bands and musicians to keep the party rocking in the Newport Craft Beer Garden.
Newport resident and Rhode Island native, Sherry Brice, has launched a unique line of moonshine whiskey that has a lower alcohol content than traditional moonshines, has fewer calories and is gluten-free.
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Today - Showers, mainly after 11am. Patchy fog after 10am. High near 68. Southeast wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tonight - Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Patchy fog before 5am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Small Craft Advisory in effect through this evening
Today -Se winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers this morning, then showers this afternoon with vsby 1 nm or less.
Tonight -S winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Waves 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 nm or less.
Coastal Water Temperature - 64.0°F
Sun, Moon, & Tide
The sun rose in Newport at 6:37 am and sunset will be at 6:37 pm.
The first low tide was at 1:54 am and the next low tide will be at 2:19 pm. The first high tide will be at 8:33 am and the next high tide at 8:50 pm.
Today we have 12 hours of sun. The solar transit will be at 12:37 pm.
Cruise Ship Schedule For This Week
Tuesday - Aurora (Capacity: 1,878 passengers)
Wednesday - Royal Princess (Capacity 3,500 passengers)