Avalanche Spot ID
Photo credit: CB
Type: beach/Sand Bar
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell W | Wind E
Sea Temperature Today is: 11.5 °C
Avalanche in Oregon_South is an exposed beach/Sand Bar break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds are from the east with some shelter here from north winds. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell angle is from the west. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It very rarely gets crowded here. Take care of rips and sharks.
For Bar at entrance, Yaquina Bay and River, Oregon, 6 km from Avalanche.
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At Schooner Point Newport wx, 2 km from Avalanche.
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At Stonewall Banks Buoy, 21 miles from Avalanche.
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Overall Avalanche Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April
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Use this relief map to navigate to Oregon South surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Avalanche
Tide stations nearest to Avalanche:
- Closest tide station4 mi
- Second closest tide station4 mi
- Third closest tide station4 mi
- Fourth closest tide station6 mi
- Fifth closest tide station7 mi
- The closest passenger airport to Avalanche is Mc Minnville Muni (Mackminnville) Airport (MMV) in USA, which is 94 km (58 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Avalanche is Portland International Airport (PDX), also in USA, 155 km (96 miles) away.
- The third closest airport is Scappoose Industrial Airpark (San Luis) Airport (SPB), also in USA, 155 km (96 miles) away.
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