56th Street Jetty-Newport
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long-period swell
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Current Local Time:
Sat, April 20 12:09 am
Swell Conditions:

2-3 feet with a dominant S med-period swell.

Primary Swell:

1.6ft. 15.4 seconds 188 degrees (S)

Secondary Swell:

1.5ft. 13.3 seconds 189 degrees (S)


3.92 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

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

Distance to Weather Station:7805 miles 

Tides: 04:42 am (-0.79ft) 10:52 am (4.43ft) 04:24 pm (0.75ft) 10:39 pm (5.84ft)

56th Street Jetty-Newport
Surf Forecast Overview

Saturday has a Small South med-period swell on the rise and South medium period swell slowly fading

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56th Street Jetty-Newport
Weather Forecast

Cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind around 5 mph.
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. 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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