56th Street Jetty-Newport
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long-period swell
updated 13 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Wed, May 23 02:17 am
Swell Conditions:

6-8 feet with a dominant SSW long-period swell.

Primary Swell:

3.8ft. 17.4 seconds 198 degrees (SSW)

Secondary Swell:

0.9ft. 12.9 seconds 197 degrees (SSW)


3.02 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

58°F and Overcast with Glassy-side-onshore (WSW) winds at 2 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:1 miles 

Tides: 05:09 am (4.13ft) 11:47 am (0.13ft) 06:33 pm (4.86ft)

56th Street Jetty-Newport
Surf Forecast Overview

Wednesday has a South-West long-period swell fading and a secondary South medium period swell steady

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56th Street Jetty-Newport
Weather Forecast

Cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning. view 7-day weather forecast

56th Street Jetty-Newport Spot Details

fair to great
Yes it gets crowded and the crowd can get ugly sometimes. There are a lot of guys that rip in the line-up and plenty of people shooting photos/video from the be
Summer, Fall, and Winter can all be equally great. Fall is the most consistent.
Sand, really shallow sand, though you may find a few big scattered rocks around the jetty.
Best Swell Direction:
SE-SW (160-210+) and W-NW (260-290)
Best Wind Direction:
N-NE-E, light-moderate Santa Ana winds are the best.
Best Tide:
works on most tides but the an incoming tide seems to help out the shape. It will get a little backw

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