Prospect St. Newport
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med-period swell
Patches of Fog
updated 21 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Tue, September 30 08:53 am
Swell Conditions:

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

Primary Swell:

2.3ft 9.9 seconds 180 degrees (S)

Secondary Swell:

1.3ft 10.5 seconds 180 degrees (S)


3.19 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

66°F and Patches of Fog with Glassy-side-offshore (West) winds at 3 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:3 miles 

First Light: 6:16 am Sunrise: 6:37 am | Sunset: 6:45 pm Last Light: 7:06 pm
Tides: 02:36 am (3.28ft) 06:41 am (2.66ft) 01:32 pm (4.92ft) 09:25 pm (0.89ft)

North Orange County
Surf Forecast Overview

Tuesday will see a mix of fading tropical S swell (180), some new long-period SW swell (210-220), some chunky NW windswell (290-300), and some background S-SW energy (180-220) from other smaller SPAC storms. Looks like the combo spots will continue to see the most size and consistency.
view North Orange County 5-day surf forecast

Prospect St. Newport
Weather Forecast

Sunny, with a high near 70. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Increasing clouds, with a low around 64. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight. 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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