56th Street Jetty-Newport
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long-period swell
Partly Cloudy
updated 25 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Sun, December 16 12:28 am
Swell Conditions:

3-5 feet with a dominant W med-period swell.

Primary Swell:

2.3ft. 14.1 seconds 277 degrees (W)

Secondary Swell:

1.1ft. 12.3 seconds 192 degrees (SSW)


2.32 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

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

Distance to Weather Station:7805 miles 

Tides: 04:37 am (4.43ft) 11:11 am (2ft) 04:22 pm (3.28ft) 10:19 pm (1.28ft)

56th Street Jetty-Newport
Surf Forecast Overview

Sunday has a West med-period swell decreasing plus South medium period swell steady

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56th Street Jetty-Newport
Weather Forecast

Patchy Fog
Patchy fog. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. view 7-day weather forecast

56th Street Jetty-Newport Spot Details

fair to great
Yes it gets crowded and the crowd can get ugly sometimes. There are a lot of guys that rip in the line-up and plenty of people shooting photos/video from the be
Summer, Fall, and Winter can all be equally great. Fall is the most consistent.
Sand, really shallow sand, though you may find a few big scattered rocks around the jetty.
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 seems to help out the shape. It will get a little backw

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