Prospect St. Newport
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med-period swell
Partly Cloudy
updated 23 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Fri, September 19 02:55 pm
Swell Conditions:

2-3 feet with a dominant SW med-period swell.

Primary Swell:

2.6ft 9.1 seconds 225 degrees (SW)

Secondary Swell:

2.3ft 13.3 seconds 270 degrees (W)


2.52 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

73°F and Partly Cloudy with Textured-onshore (West) winds at 9 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:3 miles 

First Light: 6:20 am Sunrise: 6:40 am | Sunset: 6:49 pm Last Light: 7:10 pm
Tides: 01:31 am (0.52ft) 07:57 am (4.33ft) 01:24 pm (2.03ft) 07:17 pm (5.12ft)

North Orange County
Surf Forecast Overview

The S-SSW swell (190-205) will continue to slowly drop as we move through Friday. Small shots of WNW-NW windswell and weak S-SW energy will help to keep things dropping too fast, but we can expect smaller, less consistent surf as we move through the day.
view North Orange County 5-day surf forecast

Prospect St. Newport
Weather Forecast

Mostly Sunny
This Afternoon:
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest in the evening. 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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