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long-period swell
updated 29 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Wed, November 22 05:06 pm
Swell Conditions:

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

Primary Swell:

0.9ft. 14.4 seconds 214 degrees (SW)

Secondary Swell:

1ft. 10.2 seconds 177 degrees (S)


0.6 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

80°F and Clear with Variable-onshore (SW) winds at 5 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:1 miles 

Tides: 12:47 am (3.51ft) 04:58 am (2.62ft) 11:15 am (5.12ft) 06:49 pm (0.26ft)

River Jetties
Surf Forecast Overview

Wednesday has a Small South-West med-period swell steady with background South windswell steady

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River Jetties
Weather Forecast

Mostly Clear
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.
Thanksgiving Day:
Sunny, with a high near 75. Light southwest wind increasing to 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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