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WUN Newsletter: October 15

Good Morning, Here's a look at what's up in and around Newport today!
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WUN Newsletter: October 15
By Ryan Belmore What's Up Newp • Issue #182 • View online
Good Morning,
Here’s a look at what’s up in and around Newport today!

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Recent Local Obituaries
On Tap For Today
  • Today - Showers before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog after 1pm. High near 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
  • Tonight - Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog between midnight and 1am. Low around 49. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
  • Gale Warning in effect from this evening through late tonight
  • Today - SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt this afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely. Patchy fog this afternoon with vsby 1 to 3 nm.
  • Tonight - W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft, except up to 5 ft at the Bay entrance. Patchy fog. Showers. Vsby 1 to 3 nm in the evening.
  • Coastal Water Temperature - 60.1 °F
Sun, Moon, Tide:
  • The sun rose in Newport at 6:58 am and sunset will be at 6:04 pm.
  • The first high tide was at 12:53 am and the next high tide will be at 1:20 pm. The first low tide was at 5:40 am and the next low tide will be at 6:44 pm.
  • Today we have 11 hours and 6 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 12:31 pm.
  • The lunar phase is a Waxing Crescent. Moon age is 6 days, lighting is 33%.
Cruise Ship Schedule
  1. Monday - Royal Princess (Capacity 3,500 passengers)
  2. Monday - Silver Spirit (Capacity: 540 passengers)
  3. Wednesday - Royal Princess (Capacity 3,500 passengers)
  4. Wednesday - Silver Spirit (Capacity: 540 passengers)
  5. Thursday - Victory 1 (Capacity: 202, 84 crew)
  6. Friday - Silver Wind (Capacity: 294 passengers, 208 crew)
  7. Friday - Seven Seas Navigator (Capacity: 490 passengers)
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Until Next Time...
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