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long-period swell
updated 18 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Tue, April 7 06:24 am
Swell Conditions:

1+ feet with a dominant SSW long-period swell.

Primary Swell:

0.8ft. 19 seconds 194 degrees (SSW)

Secondary Swell:

1.3ft. 8.9 seconds 279 degrees (W)


2.85 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

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

Distance to Weather Station:7804 miles 

Tides: 03:19 am (-0.16ft) 09:24 am (5.54ft) 03:35 pm (-0.49ft) 09:49 pm (5.71ft)

Surf Forecast Overview

Tuesday has a Small Steep angle South-West long-period swell steady with background West windswell on the way out

view North Orange County 5-day surf forecast

Weather Forecast

Showers Likely
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. view 7-day weather forecast

Blackies Spot Details

mellow most days but can get good on the right swell
Yeah most of the time there is a crowd. You can still get a few waves if you are patient but expect........ .......... ....
Fall, Winter and early Spring. It is usually more consistent in the winter but cleaner in the fall.
Best Swell Direction:
Short-medium period W swell (260-280) and a touch of S swell.
Best Wind Direction:
N-NE-E, light-moderate Santa Ana winds are the best.
Best Tide:
lower tides are better

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