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72nd Place ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.7

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  3. Surf Report 10/21: 2-3' + Knee to chest high Combo of old/easing SSW swell and holding NW swell, New South swell building in Saturday night.
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72nd Place Surf Forecast / CAL – LA County / USA

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 10 pm Saturday 21 Oct 2017 PDT

72nd Place surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's 72nd Place sea temperature is 19.2 °C (Statistics for 21 Oct 1981-2005 - mean: 18.1 max: 19.4 min: 16.5 °C)

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Energy(?)12825222619724623122220219918312995125123116787773444382127119
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5 N5
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15 W15
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15 W15
0 SSW0
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High Tide
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11:20PM
1.66
10:44AM
2.07

12:07AM
1.55
11:14AM
1.99

1:03AM
1.45
11:45AM
1.90

2:27AM
1.39
12:26PM
1.79

4:36AM
1.41
1:19PM
1.68


5:52AM
1.49
2:51PM
1.61





Low Tide
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4:35AM
0.94

5:44PM
0.45

5:02AM
1.06
6:27PM
0.53

5:29AM
1.18
7:20PM
0.61

5:59AM
1.29

8:28PM
0.68
6:58AM
1.39

9:43PM
0.70
9:36AM
1.41






Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at 72nd Place blow from the NE.
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High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
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Sunrise
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Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Very warm air temperatures (max 37°C on Tue afternoon, min 23°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Mostly dry. Very warm air temperatures (max 35°C on Wed afternoon, min 19°C on Sat morning). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the 72nd Place Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for 72nd Place provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at 72nd Place can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our 72nd Place surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (72nd Place) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for 72nd Place may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

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