Prospect St. Newport
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med-period swell
Partly Cloudy
updated 23 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Thu, April 24 07:24 pm
Swell Conditions:

3-5 feet with a dominant S med-period swell.

Primary Swell:

2.3ft 15.4 seconds 180 degrees (S)

Secondary Swell:

2.6ft 9.9 seconds 270 degrees (W)


4.79 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

66°F and Partly Cloudy with Variable-onshore (SW) winds at 5 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:3 miles 

First Light: 6:23 am Sunrise: 6:45 am | Sunset: 6:54 pm Last Light: 7:15 pm
Tides: 12:21 am (1.48ft) 06:09 am (4.43ft) 12:40 pm (-0.03ft) 07:08 pm (4.82ft)

North Orange County
Surf Forecast Overview

Thursday will see cleaner conditions and slowly fading surf heights as our mix of WNW-NW energy (290-300) and S-SW swells (180-200) slowly start to back down. Look for fun, rideable surf at most of the better combo spots, but plan on smaller, less consistent sets as we move through the day.
view North Orange County 5-day surf forecast

Prospect St. Newport
Weather Forecast

Increasing Clouds
Increasing clouds, with a low around 56. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the evening.
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Southeast wind 10 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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