Prospect St. Newport
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long-period swell
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Current Local Time:
Thu, July 24 09:46 am
Swell Conditions:

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

Primary Swell:

1ft 16.7 seconds 180 degrees (S)

Secondary Swell:

2.3ft 7.1 seconds 293 degrees (WNW)


3.88 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

75°F and with Textured-onshore (West) winds at 7 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:3 miles 

First Light: 6:31 am Sunrise: 6:53 am | Sunset: 7:03 pm Last Light: 7:24 pm
Tides: 03:06 am (-0.3ft) 09:30 am (3.94ft) 02:20 pm (2.1ft) 08:29 pm (5.97ft)

North Orange County
Surf Forecast Overview

More windswell (285-300) piles in on Thursday, adding in some slightly longer swell periods and a touch more westerly direction in the process. We will also see some new S-SSW energy (180-200) that will creep up in the background, but do not expect it to make much of a difference, even at the top combo spots.
view North Orange County 5-day surf forecast

Prospect St. Newport
Weather Forecast

Sunny, with a high near 75. Light south wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable 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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