56th Street Jetty-Newport
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long-period swell
updated 19 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Mon, February 19 11:53 am
Swell Conditions:

5-7 feet with a dominant W short-period swell.

Primary Swell:

7.2ft. 7.7 seconds 276 degrees (W)

Secondary Swell:

0.7ft. 16.4 seconds 198 degrees (SSW)


4.18 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

57°F and Clear with Glassy-side-onshore (SE) winds at 3 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:1 miles 

Tides: 04:51 am (1.28ft) 10:49 am (4.49ft) 05:12 pm (0.43ft) 11:42 pm (4.53ft)

56th Street Jetty-Newport
Surf Forecast Overview

Monday has a West wind swell building plus South-West medium period swell steady

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56th Street Jetty-Newport
Weather Forecast

Mostly Sunny
Washington's Birthday:
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. West wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. 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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