River Jetties
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long-period swell
Mostly Cloudy
updated 16 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Tue, July 28 08:18 am
Swell Conditions:

3-4 feet with a dominant SSW med-period swell.

Primary Swell:

2ft 18.2 seconds 203 degrees (SSW)

Secondary Swell:

2.6ft 7.1 seconds 293 degrees (WNW)


3.7 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

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

Distance to Weather Station:7806 miles 

Tides: 02:17 am (-0.03ft) 08:34 am (3.71ft) 01:16 pm (2.13ft) 07:41 pm (6.14ft)

River Jetties
Surf Forecast Overview

Tuesday has a Small South med-period swell steady with background West windswell slowly fading

view North Orange County 5-day surf forecast

River Jetties
Weather Forecast

Cloudy through mid morning, then clearing, with a high near 71. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Increasing clouds, with a low around 66. West wind 5 to 10 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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