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*Peak Swell Height this Week:

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long-period swell
updated 16 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Fri, October 9 10:17 pm
Swell Conditions:

5-7 feet with a dominant S long-period swell.

Primary Swell:

3.3ft 16.7 seconds 180 degrees (S)

Secondary Swell:

2.3ft 6.7 seconds 270 degrees (W)


3.66 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

76°F and with Glassy-offshore (NE) winds at 3 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:7806 miles 

Tides: 01:58 am (0.56ft) 08:15 am (4.95ft) 02:16 pm (1.18ft) 08:10 pm (4.95ft)

River Jetties
Surf Forecast Overview

Friday has a South-West long-period swell holding and South-West medium period swell decreasing

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River Jetties
Weather Forecast

Mostly Clear
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Calm wind.
Sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. 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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