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long-period swell
Partly Cloudy
updated 27 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Sat, November 18 03:00 am
Swell Conditions:

3+ feet with a dominant S med-period swell.

Primary Swell:

1.9ft. 13.4 seconds 191 degrees (S)

Secondary Swell:

1.1ft. 5 seconds 274 degrees (W)


1.64 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

59°F and Partly Cloudy with Glassy-offshore (NE) winds at 2 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:1 miles 

Tides: 03:08 am (1.64ft) 09:21 am (5.91ft) 04:19 pm (-0.3ft) 10:35 pm (4ft)

River Jetties
Surf Forecast Overview

Saturday has a Small South med-period swell fading and West windswell building

view North Orange County 5-day surf forecast

River Jetties
Weather Forecast

Patchy Fog
Patchy fog. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunny, with a high near 68. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 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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