56th Street Jetty-Newport
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long-period swell
Partly Cloudy
updated 24 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Sat, April 30 09:55 am
Swell Conditions:

3-4 feet with a dominant S long-period swell.

Primary Swell:

1.9ft. 20.1 seconds 191 degrees (S)

Secondary Swell:

1.3ft. 15.6 seconds 200 degrees (SSW)


0.5 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

64°F and Partly Cloudy with Textured-onshore (S) winds at 6 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:7805 miles 

Tides: 03:38 am (4ft) 11:04 am (0.3ft) 06:01 pm (3.81ft) 11:27 pm (2.2ft)

56th Street Jetty-Newport
Surf Forecast Overview

Saturday has a South long-period swell picking up plus West windswell picking up

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56th Street Jetty-Newport
Weather Forecast

Slight Chance Showers then Partly Sunny
A 20 percent chance of showers before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming south after midnight. 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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