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long-period swell
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Current Local Time:
Fri, August 17 09:38 pm
Swell Conditions:

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

Primary Swell:

3.4ft. 15.3 seconds 187 degrees (S)

Secondary Swell:

1.4ft. 11.6 seconds 212 degrees (SSW)


1.47 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

69°F and Clear with Textured-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)

River Jetties
Surf Forecast Overview

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

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River Jetties
Weather Forecast

Becoming Cloudy
Mostly clear early, then becoming cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph. 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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