56th Street Jetty-Newport
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long-period swell
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Current Local Time:
Sun, April 21 09:51 pm
Swell Conditions:

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

Primary Swell:

2.6ft. 8.5 seconds 274 degrees (W)

Secondary Swell:

1.5ft. 12.8 seconds 186 degrees (S)


5.18 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

°F and with Variable-offshore () winds at 0 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:7805 miles 

Tides: 05:28 am (-0.75ft) 11:43 am (3.97ft) 04:56 pm (1.31ft) 11:14 pm (5.61ft)

56th Street Jetty-Newport
Surf Forecast Overview

Sunday has a Small West wind swell on the way out and a secondary West windswell building

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56th Street Jetty-Newport
Weather Forecast

Becoming Cloudy
Mostly clear early, then becoming cloudy, with a low around 55. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 64. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west 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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