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long-period swell
Partly Cloudy
updated 30 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Fri, September 22 03:34 pm
Swell Conditions:

2+ feet with a dominant W short-period swell.

Primary Swell:

2.5ft. 6.9 seconds 270 degrees (W)

Secondary Swell:



1.24 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

°F and Partly Cloudy with Variable-offshore (N) winds at 0 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:7806 miles 

Tides: 04:51 am (0.89ft) 11:04 am (5.35ft) 05:25 pm (0.72ft) 11:31 pm (4.63ft)

River Jetties
Surf Forecast Overview

Friday has a Small West wind swell on the way out and South-West medium period swell steady

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River Jetties
Weather Forecast

This Afternoon:
Sunny, with a high near 70. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. 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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