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long-period swell
Partly Cloudy
updated 21 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Sun, September 24 10:22 am
Swell Conditions:

1-2 feet with a dominant S med-period swell.

Primary Swell:

0.8ft. 14.5 seconds 175 degrees (S)

Secondary Swell:

0.7ft. 11.7 seconds 186 degrees (S)


4.48 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

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

Distance to Weather Station:7806 miles 

Tides: 12:17 am (4.1ft) 05:45 am (1.87ft) 12:06 pm (4.95ft) 06:59 pm (1.12ft)

River Jetties
Surf Forecast Overview

Sunday has a Small South med-period swell building plus West windswell steady

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River Jetties
Weather Forecast

Mostly Clear
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Calm wind.
Sunny, with a high near 73. Light and variable wind becoming west 10 to 15 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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