Beach & Bay Forecast

Getting ready to head to the coast? This page is updated daily, so be sure to bookmark it for the next day’s beach and boating outlook.

Saturday Forecast: Cloudy with rain, heavy at times. Highs will reach the upper 50s. Winds will be northeast around 10 to 15 mph, gusts up to 20 to 25 mph during the afternoon. Waves will be 2 to 3 feet in the bay with 3 to 5 feet in open waters.

Saturday Beach Outlook: Cloudy, rainy, windy. Highs in the upper 50s. Winds northeast 10 to 15 mph, gusts up to 25 mph. Waves 3 to 5 feet.

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Saturday Boating Outlook: Downpours, heavy at times. Mainly cloudy. Low visibility in rain. Temperatures in the 50s. Waves 3 to 5 feet offshore, 2 to 3 feet in the bays.

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Marine Conditions for Coastal RI & MA on Saturday

Wind: NE 10-15 knots G 20.
Visibility: Low in downpours

Water Temp: 69°
Waves: 2-3 feet in the bay, Near 3-5 feet in Block Island, and Rhode Island Sounds
Rip Current Risk: Low

UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
Safe Sun Time: 45 minutes+

High Tide: 12:05 AM and 12:33 PM in Newport Harbor on Saturday
Low Tide: 5:07 AM and 6:08 PM in Newport Harbor on Saturday

Sunrise: 6:40 AM
Sunset: 6:28 PM

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Beach Closings

Throughout the summer, health and environmental officials monitor the water quality at beaches and other locations to ensure it’s safe. Those deemed unsafe, typically due to high bacteria counts in the water, will be temporarily closed to swimming, shellfishing, or other activities.

BeachDate Closed
J.L. Curran Upper Reservoir – Cranston
Blackamore Pond – Cranston
Conimicut Point Beach – Warwick
Wenscott Reservoir – North Providence
Larkin Pond – South Kingstown
Johnson’s Pond – Coventry
Mashapaug Pond – Providence
Roosevelt Pond – Roger Williams Park – Providence
Edgewood Lake – Roger Williams Park – Providence
Pleasure Lake – Roger Williams Park – Providence
Polo Lake – Roger Williams Park – Providence
Willow Lake – Roger Williams Park – Providence
Cunliff Lake, Roger Williams Park – Providence
Elm Lake, Roger Williams Park – Providence
Lower Melville Pond – Portsmouth
Upper Melville Pond – Portsmouth
Almy Pond – Newport

All of this information will change on a daily basis, so be sure to check back for the latest updates.

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