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long-period swell
updated 13 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Wed, May 23 02:17 am
Swell Conditions:

1-2 feet with a dominant SSW long-period swell.

Primary Swell:

1.3ft. 17.4 seconds 198 degrees (SSW)

Secondary Swell:

2ft. 5.2 seconds 271 degrees (W)


3.02 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

58°F and Overcast with Glassy-side-onshore (WSW) winds at 2 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:2 miles 

Tides: 05:09 am (4.13ft) 11:47 am (0.13ft) 06:33 pm (4.86ft)

Newport Pier
Surf Forecast Overview

Wednesday has a Small Steep angle South-West long-period swell holding and West windswell building

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Newport Pier
Weather Forecast

Cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning. view 7-day weather forecast

Newport Pier 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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