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Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.8

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Indicator Surf Forecast / CAL – LA County / USA

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 4 pm Sunday 17 Oct 2021 PDT
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Indicator surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Indicator sea temperature is 15.9 °C (Statistics for 17 Oct 1981-2005 - mean: 17.9 max: 19.2 min: 16.3 °C)
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Indicator surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Indicator sea temperature is 15.9 °C (Statistics for 17 Oct 1981-2005 - mean: 17.9 max: 19.2 min: 16.3 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for CAL - LA County

  1. Surf Report 10/17: 2-3' Thigh to waist high Surf size continues to trend down but it should still be serviceable fo… [link]

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Light
7 km/h
WNW
Clean
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How big are the waves at Indicator today?

The current surf forecast for Indicator at 10PM is: 0.4m 3s primary swell from a West-southwest direction (forecast issued at 04:00pm October 17). An open ocean swell of 0.3m 13s is not directed at the surf break, a second open ocean swell of 0.2m 16s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be cross-onshore.

Time (PDT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (17 Oct)--
Afternoon (17 Oct)1.5ft (0.4m)3s
Evening (17 Oct)1.5ft (0.4m)3s

Table - waves today at Indicator. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Sunday
17
Monday
18
Tuesday
19
Wednesday
20
Thursday
21
Friday
22
Saturday
23
Sunday
24
2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM
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T california.htsgw.metric.18.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.24.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.36.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.42.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.48.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.60.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.66.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.72.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.84.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.90.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.96.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.108.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.114.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.120.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.132.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.138.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.144.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.156.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.162.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.168.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.180.cc23
0.3
WSW
0.5
W
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.1
W
0.3
WSW
0.1
SW
0.7
W
0.9
W
1.1
W
1.5
W
1.2
W
1
W
0.8
W
0.6
W
0.5
W
0.4
WSW
0.4
W
0.3
W
0.3
W
0.3
W
0.3
W
0.1
SW
0.2
W
0.4
W
0.5
W
0.2
WNW
0.2
W
0.4
WNW
0.5
W
0.6
W
0.7
W
0.8
W
0.7
W
0.8
W
0.5
W
0.9
W
1
W
1
W
0.9
W
1.1
W
0.9
W
0.9
W
1.3
W
1.6
W
1.4
W
1.4
W
1.6
W
1.6
W
1.7
W
1.5
W
1.5
W
1.4
W
1.3
W
1
W
1.1
W
1
W
1.1
W
1.2
W
1.2
W
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20
W
20
WSW
15
WSW
15
WSW
10
WSW
10
W
15
W
25
W
20
WSW
25
WSW
15
W
5
SSE
15
SE
15
ESE
10
ESE
10
SE
10
S
10
SW
10
WNW
10
W
5
WNW
5
WNW
5
WNW
10
W
15
W
20
W
15
W
10
W
5
W
0
NW
5
W
5
WSW
15
W
20
W
10
W
10
WSW
5
W
5
W
5
W
5
WSW
15
WSW
15
WSW
15
W
15
WSW
10
W
10
WSW
10
WSW
10
WSW
15
W
15
W
25
W
20
W
15
WSW
10
SSW
5
E
20
W
20
W
30
W
20
W
5
SE
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
offoffoffoffoffcross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
glassglasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
glasscross-
on
glasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
glasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
glass
8:14PM
1.95
8:48AM
2.02
8:55PM
1.91
9:11AM
2.07
9:34PM
1.85
9:32AM
2.11
10:13PM
1.76
9:55AM
2.12
10:53PM
1.66
10:18AM
2.10
11:36PM
1.55
10:42AM
2.06
12:27AM
1.44
11:08AM
1.99
2:19PM
0.72
2:30AM
0.45
2:55PM
0.59
2:57AM
0.55
3:30PM
0.48
3:22AM
0.66
4:04PM
0.42
3:45AM
0.79
4:39PM
0.39
4:07AM
0.91
5:16PM
0.40
4:28AM
1.04
5:56PM
0.45
4:46AM
1.15
6:43PM
0.52

Note: the tide data above is for Palos Verdes Estates which is 4 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Indicator.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Indicator blow from the SE

Sunday
17
Monday
18
Tuesday
19
Wednesday
20
Thursday
21
Friday
22
Saturday
23
Sunday
24
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