56th Street Jetty-Newport
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*Peak Swell Height this Week:

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short-period swell
Patches of Fog
updated 23 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Fri, May 29 02:55 am
Swell Conditions:

1-2 feet with a dominant SW med-period swell.

Primary Swell:

2ft 14.3 seconds 225 degrees (SW)

Secondary Swell:

2.3ft 7.1 seconds 270 degrees (W)


1.01 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

60°F and Patches of Fog with Glassy-side-onshore (West) winds at 1 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:2 miles 

Tides: 01:50 am (0.72ft) 07:39 am (3.48ft) 01:03 pm (1.35ft) 07:32 pm (5.18ft)

56th Street Jetty-Newport
Surf Forecast Overview

Friday has a Small South-West med-period swell holding and South windswell steady

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56th Street Jetty-Newport
Weather Forecast

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Calm wind.
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Calm wind becoming southwest 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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