Observation details


Estuary Painkalac Creek Estuary
Site Painkalac Creek Observation Site
Observation ID #12694
Date and Time Saturday 9th February 2019 17:10pm
Approved Approved


Wet sand indicates waves have washed over the berm at high tide.

A very dirty AHD sign has made it difficult to accurately guage water level.

Mouth Observation

Mouth state Closed
Previous C C C C C O C C C C C O C
Flow Present? No
Previous N N N N N N N Y N N N Y N
Flow Direction N/A
Previous N N N N N N N O N N N O N
Above Sea Above Estuary
Berm Height (m) 0.3m 1.2m
Berm Length (m) 71.0m

Physical Condition

Current Mode
Wind Direction South South
Beaufort Scale Strong breeze Moderate breeze
Sea State Rough

Water Levels and Tides

Water Level Start Finish
Height (m) 1.09m 1.09m
Time (hh:mm) 17:10 17:25
Tidal influence No
Tidal Range Time Height
High 16:01 1.400
Low 21:57 0.380

Observation Documents

Link Date File name Description

11-02-2019 07:30 Pp1_20190201_1_191.JPG pp1_1

11-02-2019 07:30 Pp1_20190209_2_231.JPG pp1_2

11-02-2019 07:30 Pp1_20190209_3_271.JPG pp1_3

11-02-2019 07:30 AHD.JPG pp1_1
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