Prospect St. Newport
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med-period swell
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Current Local Time:
Fri, November 28 09:54 am
Swell Conditions:

1+ feet with a dominant WSW med-period swell.

Primary Swell:

0.7ft 9.9 seconds 248 degrees (WSW)

Secondary Swell:

1.3ft 14.3 seconds 203 degrees (SSW)


3.25 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

73°F and with Variable-side-onshore (West) winds at 4 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:7806 miles 

First Light: 5:13 am Sunrise: 5:35 am | Sunset: 5:44 pm Last Light: 6:07 pm
Tides: 02:20 am (4.17ft) 07:34 am (2.56ft) 01:15 pm (4.46ft) 08:22 pm (0.3ft)

North Orange County
Surf Forecast Overview

Friday will see wave heights start to come back up as a new round of WNW swell (280-300) fills in. Look for a bit of a slow start for most areas in the morning but the new swell will gain size, consistency, and power as we move into the afternoon. (Note - Forecasted wave heights are for the morning session).
view North Orange County 5-day surf forecast

Prospect St. Newport
Weather Forecast

Sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Patchy fog after 10pm. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 56. Southeast wind around 5 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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