56th Street Jetty-Newport
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med-period swell
Partly Cloudy
updated 10 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Sun, November 23 02:44 am
Swell Conditions:

2-4 feet with a dominant SSW med-period swell.

Primary Swell:

2ft 14.3 seconds 203 degrees (SSW)

Secondary Swell:

3ft 7.1 seconds 293 degrees (WNW)


1.88 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

59°F and Partly Cloudy with Textured-side-onshore (West) winds at 6 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:7805 miles 

First Light: 5:11 am Sunrise: 5:33 am | Sunset: 5:43 pm Last Light: 6:05 pm
Tides: 02:25 am (1.8ft) 08:45 am (6.33ft) 03:53 pm (-0.82ft) 10:19 pm (3.97ft)

North Orange County
Surf Forecast Overview

Sunday will see a mix of overlapping WNW-NW swells (280-300) some of which will be shorter-period windswell and the rest a new medium period pulse. There will be some background S-SSW swell (180-210) that will help to round out the swell combo. Plan on slower shape in the morning thanks to the high tide.
view North Orange County 5-day surf forecast

56th Street Jetty-Newport
Weather Forecast

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind around 5 mph.
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Light and variable wind becoming north 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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