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med-period swell
Partly Cloudy
updated 9 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Tue, March 31 02:43 am
Swell Conditions:

6-9 feet with a dominant S med-period swell.

Primary Swell:

4.9ft 15.4 seconds 180 degrees (S)

Secondary Swell:

1.6ft 9.9 seconds 270 degrees (W)


1.55 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

58°F and Partly Cloudy with Glassy-onshore (West) winds at 1 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:3 miles 

First Light: 6:30 am Sunrise: 6:51 am | Sunset: 7:00 pm Last Light: 7:20 pm
Tides: 01:57 am (1.31ft) 07:48 am (4.63ft) 02:20 pm (0.1ft) 08:37 pm (4.4ft)

River Jetties
Surf Forecast Overview

Tuesday has a South-West med-period swell slowly fading plus West windswell picking up

view North Orange County 5-day surf forecast

River Jetties
Weather Forecast

Patchy Fog
Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind around 5 mph.
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 67. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning. 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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