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long-period swell
Partly Cloudy
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Current Local Time:
Wed, March 29 12:02 pm
Swell Conditions:

2-3 feet with a dominant W long-period swell.

Primary Swell:

1.5ft. 16.4 seconds 278 degrees (W)

Secondary Swell:

2ft. 9.1 seconds 277 degrees (W)


4.07 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

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

Distance to Weather Station:7806 miles 

Tides: 04:44 am (-0.3ft) 10:54 am (4.86ft) 04:49 pm (0.26ft) 11:03 pm (5.61ft)

River Jetties
Surf Forecast Overview

Wednesday has a West long-period swell fading with background West windswell on the way out

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River Jetties
Weather Forecast

Sunny, with a high near 68. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the morning.
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. 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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