Prospect St. Newport
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long-period swell
updated 10 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Wed, August 27 04:12 pm
Swell Conditions:

10-14 feet with a dominant S med-period swell.

Primary Swell:

8ft. 14.2 seconds 173 degrees (S)

Secondary Swell:



1.34 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

82°F and with Textured-side-onshore (West) winds at 9 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:3 miles 

First Light: 6:27 am Sunrise: 6:48 am | Sunset: 6:57 pm Last Light: 7:18 pm
Tides: 04:42 am (0.52ft) 10:58 am (4.89ft) 04:51 pm (1.31ft) 10:52 pm (5.05ft)

North Orange County
Surf Forecast Overview

New, quickly building tropical SE-SSE swell (165-175) from Hurricane Marie will have filled in the exposed spots overnight and will peaking throughout the day, gradually shifting to a more southerly swell direction. Background S-SW swells (180-220) from the Southern Hemi and local NW windswell will show at spots without the SE exposure. NOT ALL SPOTS WILL SEE FORECASTED WAVE HEIGHTS...CHECK YOUR SWELL WINDOWS.
view North Orange County 5-day surf forecast

Prospect St. Newport
Weather Forecast

This Afternoon:
Sunny, with a high near 71. West wind around 10 mph.
Clear, with a low around 65. West wind 5 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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