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Observation details


Estuary Painkalac Creek Estuary
Site Painkalac Creek Observation Site
Observation ID #13251
Date and Time Sunday 11th August 2019 08:25am
Approved Pending


Estuary open after artificial opening on Thursday 8/8/2019.

Mouth Observation

Mouth state Open
Previous C C C C O C C C C C C C
Flow Present? Yes
Previous Y N N N Y N N N N N N N
Flow Direction In
Previous O N N N O N N N N N N N
Above Sea Above Estuary
Berm Height (m)
Berm Length (m)

Physical Condition

Current Mode
Wind Direction South South-West
Beaufort Scale Fresh breeze Moderate breeze
Sea State Moderate

Water Levels and Tides

Water Level Start Finish
Height (m) 1.28m 1.28m
Time (hh:mm) 08:25 08:40
Tidal influence Yes
Tidal Range Time Height
High 08:05 1.500
Low 12:38 0.800

Observation Documents

Link Date File name Description

11-08-2019 08:30 Pp1_20190811_1_191.JPG pp1_1

11-08-2019 08:30 Pp1_20190811_2_231.JPG pp1_2

11-08-2019 08:30 Pp1_20190811_3_271.JPG pp1_3
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