Island Moving Company announces performance dates for Far to Near: Choreography. Closer. a mixed repertory evening-length contemporary ballet featuring choreographers from Italy, Puerto Rico, and Newport October 26 and 27 in Newport.
A film documenting the ongoing struggle that women face to gain the recognition and prominent roles they deserve within the Catholic Church hierarchy will be screened at Salve Regina University next week, and will be introduced by both the producer and one of the inspirational women featured in the work.
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (RIDEM) are advising people to avoid contact with Watson Reservoir in Little Compton and Gardiner Pond in Middletown because of blue-green algae (or cyanobacteria) blooms.
Today - Showers likely, mainly between 11 am and 4 pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight - Mostly clear, with a low around 46. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Today - NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt this afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely.
Tonight - NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening. Waves around 2 ft.
Coastal Water Temperature - 63.0 °F
Sun, Moon, Tide:
The sun rose in Newport at 6:56 am and sunset will be at 6:07pm. The first low tide was at 4:14 am and the next low tide will be at 5:02 pm. The only high tide of the day will be at 11:37 am. The lunar phase is a Waxing Crescent. Moon age is 4 days, lighting is 16%.