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long-period swell
updated 26 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Tue, January 23 07:28 am
Swell Conditions:

1-2 feet with a dominant WNW med-period swell.

Primary Swell:

1.1ft. 12.8 seconds 282 degrees (WNW)

Secondary Swell:

1.8ft. 6.5 seconds 276 degrees (W)


2.14 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

45°F and Clear with Glassy-onshore (South) winds at 1 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:1 miles 

Tides: 01:27 am (4.17ft) 07:20 am (2.13ft) 12:47 pm (3.51ft) 07:13 pm (1.08ft)

River Jetties
Surf Forecast Overview

Tuesday has a Small West-North-West med-period swell fading and a secondary West windswell steady

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River Jetties
Weather Forecast

Sunny, with a high near 67. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. view 7-day weather forecast

River Jetties Spot Details

fair to great
Most of the time not too bad. But it can get super crowded. You see heavy crowds when the tide has swamped out the rest of North OC.
Summer, Fall, and Winter can all be equally great. Fall is the most consistent.
Sandreally shallow sand, and few rocks near the jetties
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:
works on most tides but the an incoming tide helps out more

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