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long-period swell
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Current Local Time:
Fri, February 23 06:04 pm
Swell Conditions:

2-4 feet with a dominant W short-period swell.

Primary Swell:

5.6ft. 6.6 seconds 274 degrees (W)

Secondary Swell:

0.7ft. 17.7 seconds 277 degrees (W)


2.59 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

55°F and Clear with Textured-side-onshore (WNW) winds at 7 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:2 miles 

Tides: 02:26 am (4.72ft) 10:13 am (0.75ft) 04:47 pm (2.79ft) 08:46 pm (2.26ft)

Newport Pier
Surf Forecast Overview

Friday has a West wind swell decreasing and a secondary South-West long-period swell steady

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Newport Pier
Weather Forecast

Mostly Clear
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Sunny, with a high near 61. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. 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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