Prospect St. Newport
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med-period swell
updated 8 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Sun, September 21 01:10 pm
Swell Conditions:

2+ feet with a dominant S med-period swell.

Primary Swell:

1.3ft 13.3 seconds 180 degrees (S)

Secondary Swell:

1.6ft 8.3 seconds 270 degrees (W)


1.59 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

76°F and with Textured-onshore (West) winds at 7 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:3 miles 

First Light: 6:19 am Sunrise: 6:40 am | Sunset: 6:49 pm Last Light: 7:09 pm
Tides: 02:28 am (0.49ft) 08:41 am (4.76ft) 02:28 pm (1.35ft) 08:28 pm (5.31ft)

North Orange County
Surf Forecast Overview

S-SSW swell (180-210) will be on its last legs by Sunday morning while a touch of WNW-NW windswell (285-300) and some other weak S-SW swells try to keep our surf from totally dropping off. Look for smaller and less consistent surf as we move into the afternoon.
view North Orange County 5-day surf forecast

Prospect St. Newport
Weather Forecast

Mostly Sunny
This Afternoon:
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind 5 to 15 mph. view 7-day weather forecast

Prospect St. Newport Spot Details

fair to great
Most of the year it is not a problem, but during big combo swell and the summer months it can get a little claustrophobic.
Summer, Fall, and Winter can all be equally great. Fall is the most consistent.
Shifting sandbars.
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:
Closer to the low tide when the tide is pushing in. High tides over 4-5 feet cause it to get a bit b

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