56th Street Jetty-Newport
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long-period swell
updated 13 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Fri, August 17 08:18 am
Swell Conditions:

5-7 feet with a dominant S long-period swell.

Primary Swell:

3.4ft. 16.1 seconds 186 degrees (S)

Secondary Swell:

1.6ft. 12.4 seconds 196 degrees (SSW)


1.77 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

69°F and Overcast with Textured-side-onshore (WSW) winds at 8 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:1 miles 

Tides: 02:35 am (3.71ft) 08:20 am (1.77ft) 03:11 pm (4.92ft) 10:23 pm (1.44ft)

56th Street Jetty-Newport
Surf Forecast Overview

Friday has a South long-period swell fading and South-West medium period swell steady

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56th Street Jetty-Newport
Weather Forecast

Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then becoming sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Increasing clouds, with a low around 67. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light in the evening. 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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