56th Street Jetty-Newport
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med-period swell
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Current Local Time:
Sun, September 14 07:04 pm
Swell Conditions:

2-3 feet with a dominant SSW med-period swell.

Primary Swell:

2.6ft 9.9 seconds 203 degrees (SSW)

Secondary Swell:

1.3ft 11.1 seconds 180 degrees (S)


1.5 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

79°F and with Variable-side-onshore (West) winds at 4 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:2 miles 

First Light: 6:21 am Sunrise: 6:42 am | Sunset: 6:51 pm Last Light: 7:11 pm
Tides: 02:11 am (3.64ft) 07:12 am (2.3ft) 01:45 pm (5.09ft) 09:16 pm (1.02ft)

North Orange County
Surf Forecast Overview

Look for slowly fading S-SSW energy (180-210) and some steep NW windswell (290-300) on Sunday. Most spots will see smaller less consistent surf but we can still expect the standout SSW facing beaches to have some rideable sizes.
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56th Street Jetty-Newport
Weather Forecast

Mostly Clear
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 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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