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long-period swell
Scattered Clouds
updated 6 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Sun, April 20 02:37 pm
Swell Conditions:

1-2 feet with a dominant S med-period swell.

Primary Swell:

2.6ft 16.7 seconds 180 degrees (S)

Secondary Swell:

2ft 7.7 seconds 270 degrees (W)


3.18 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

69°F and Scattered Clouds with Variable-onshore (SSW) winds at 5 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:1 miles 

First Light: 6:24 am Sunrise: 6:45 am | Sunset: 6:54 pm Last Light: 7:16 pm
Tides: 12:42 am (5.05ft) 08:17 am (-0.1ft) 03:11 pm (3.18ft) 07:24 pm (2.4ft)

North Orange County
Surf Forecast Overview

S swell continues to build in on Sunday (180-190) while mixing with some smaller background S-SW energy and WNW-NW swell (285-300) helping to flesh out the gaps in the bigger S swell.
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28th Street Jetty
Weather Forecast

This Afternoon:
Sunny, with a high near 66. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 54. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. view 7-day weather forecast

28th Street Jetty Spot Details

mellow most days but can get good on the right swell
Yeah most of the time there is a crowd. You can still get a few waves if you are patient but expect
Fall, Winter and early Spring. It is usually more consistent in the winter but cleaner in the fall.
Best Swell Direction:
Short-medium period W swell (260-280) and a touch of S swell.
Best Wind Direction:
N-NE-E, light-moderate Santa Ana winds are the best.
Best Tide:
lower tides are better

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