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med-period swell
updated 11 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Sun, February 14 10:44 am
Swell Conditions:

5-6 feet with a dominant W med-period swell.

Primary Swell:

3.6ft 15.4 seconds 270 degrees (W)

Secondary Swell:

2ft 9.9 seconds 270 degrees (W)


1.88 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

71°F and with Textured-onshore (SW) winds at 7 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:7806 miles 

Tides: 01:26 am (4.95ft) 08:24 am (0.98ft) 02:21 pm (3.15ft) 07:41 pm (1.57ft)

River Jetties
Surf Forecast Overview

Sunday has a West med-period swell decreasing with background West windswell picking up

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River Jetties
Weather Forecast

Areas Fog then Sunny
Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then clearing, with a high near 67. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 15 to 20 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 25 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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