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: Morning clouds will give way to a mainly sunny sky along with low humidity. Comfortable and pleasant conditions. Temperatures in the upper 70s to lower 80s. The UV index will be high with a safe sun time of 25 minutes.

Saturday Beach Outlook: Morning clouds will give way to mostly sunny skies for the afternoon, comfortable and dry. Temperatures at the beaches will reach the mid-70s. There is a low risk for rip currents. Waves around 2-3 feet. The UV index will be high with a safe sun index of 25 minutes.

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Saturday Boating Outlook: Clouds through mid-morning before giving way to mostly sunny skies. Overall a dry day with comfortable and pleasant conditions. Winds north-northeast 5-10 kts. Waves in the bay will be 1-2 feet with 2-4 feet for open waters of Rhode Island and Block Island Sound.

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Marine Conditions for Coastal RI & MA on Saturday

Wind: NNE 5-10 kts
Visibility: AM Clouds, PM Sun

Water Temp: 75°
Waves: 1-2 feet in the bay and 2-4 feet for ocean-facing beaches and offshore waters.
Rip Current Risk: Low

UV Index: 10 (High)
Safe Sun Time: 25 minutes

High Tide: 9:27 PM and 9:52 AM in Newport Harbor on Saturday
Low Tide: 3:07 AM and 3:09 PM in Newport Harbor on Saturday

Sunrise: 5:50 AM
Sunset: 7:49 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
Spring Lake Beach – Burrillville
Third Beach – Middletown
Harmony Hill – Glocester
Wenscott Reservoir – North Providence
Larkin Pond – South Kingstown
Camp Canonicus – Exeter
Kent County YMCA Lower Pond – Warwick
Camp Hoffman – Kingston
Kingston’s Camp – Kingston
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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