56th Street Jetty-Newport
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med-period swell
updated 21 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Tue, November 25 05:24 pm
Swell Conditions:

3-4 feet with a dominant W med-period swell.

Primary Swell:

2.3ft 13.3 seconds 270 degrees (W)

Secondary Swell:

1.6ft 9.9 seconds 293 degrees (WNW)


-0.61 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

69°F and with Variable-side-onshore (West) winds at 5 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:7805 miles 

First Light: 5:12 am Sunrise: 5:34 am | Sunset: 5:44 pm Last Light: 6:06 pm
Tides: 03:48 am (2.17ft) 10:06 am (5.97ft) 05:26 pm (-0.59ft)

North Orange County
Surf Forecast Overview

Smaller mix of WNW-NW energy (285-300) will blend with some weak background S-SW swell (180-220) on Tuesday. Look for clean conditions and offshore winds for most of the morning but expect a slow down in size and shape as push through the big mid-morning high tide.
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56th Street Jetty-Newport
Weather Forecast

Clear, with a low around 54. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. 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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