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Observation details


Estuary Painkalac Creek Estuary
Site Painkalac Creek Observation Site
Observation ID #13237
Date and Time Thursday 8th August 2019 08:45am
Approved Pending


Berm measured just before the artificial opening of the estuary

Mouth Observation

Mouth state Closed
Previous C C C C O C C C C C C
Flow Present? No
Previous Y N N N Y N N N N N N
Flow Direction N/A
Previous O N N N O N N N N N N
Above Sea Above Estuary
Berm Height (m) 1.6m 0.1m
Berm Length (m) 50.0m

Physical Condition

Current Mode
Wind Direction North-West North-West
Beaufort Scale Light Air Moderate breeze
Sea State Slight

Water Levels and Tides

Water Level Start Finish
Height (m) 1.96m 1.96m
Time (hh:mm) 08:40 08:45
Tidal influence No
Tidal Range Time Height
High 17:10 1.700
Low 10:15 0.500

Observation Documents

Link Date File name Description

08-08-2019 14:00 Pp1_20190713_1_191.JPG pp1_1

08-08-2019 14:00 Pp1_20190713_2_231.JPG pp1_2

08-08-2019 14:00 Pp1_20190713_3_271.JPG pp1_3
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