River Jetties
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med-period swell
updated 28 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Mon, March 30 01:02 pm
Swell Conditions:

5-8 feet with a dominant S med-period swell.

Primary Swell:

4.3ft 15.4 seconds 180 degrees (S)

Secondary Swell:

2.3ft 9.9 seconds 270 degrees (W)


0.13 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

72°F and with Textured-onshore (West) winds at 8 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:3 miles 

First Light: 6:31 am Sunrise: 6:51 am | Sunset: 7:00 pm Last Light: 7:21 pm
Tides: 01:20 am (1.67ft) 07:07 am (4.49ft) 01:51 pm (0.1ft) 08:14 pm (4.2ft)

River Jetties
Surf Forecast Overview

Monday has a South-West med-period swell steady and West windswell holding

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River Jetties
Weather Forecast

Patchy Fog
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then clearing, with a high near 69. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the morning.
Increasing clouds, with a low around 58. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. 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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