56th Street Jetty-Newport
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long-period swell
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Current Local Time:
Thu, May 26 03:20 pm
Swell Conditions:

1-2 feet with a dominant W short-period swell.

Primary Swell:

2.2ft. 7 seconds 267 degrees (W)

Secondary Swell:

1ft. 13.6 seconds 203 degrees (SSW)


3.21 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

66°F and with Bumpy-side-onshore (WSW) winds at 10 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:7805 miles 

Tides: 07:15 am (-0.13ft) 02:13 pm (3.41ft) 06:23 pm (2.59ft)

56th Street Jetty-Newport
Surf Forecast Overview

Thursday has a Small West wind swell steady and a secondary South-West medium period swell holding

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56th Street Jetty-Newport
Weather Forecast

This Afternoon:
Sunny, with a high near 67. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Increasing clouds, with a low around 58. West wind 5 to 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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