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Observation details

Overview

Estuary Barwon River Estuary
Site The Heads
Observation ID #13506
Date and Time Wednesday 15th January 2020 09:30am
Approved Pending

Notes

Tide flowing out strongly. Dense smoke haze from bush fires.

Water Levels and Tides

Low tide time 10:00

Depth Profiling

Depth m Temperature °C Salinity ppt D.O. mg/L D.O. % sat EC mS/cm Notes
0.1m 20.30 38.90 8.43 94.8 55.60
Previous 18.9 39.1 9.9 107.1 55.8
Median 17.2 39.00 10.18 107.10 55.7
0.5m 20.30 39.00 8.46 95.0 55.70
Previous 17.9 38.8 10.2 108.0 55.5
Median 16.4 38.90 10.18 106.70 55.6
1.0m 20.30 39.00 8.48 95.1 55.70
Previous 18.9 39.1 9.9 106.7 55.8
Median 16.5 39.00 10.19 106.70 55.7
1.5m 20.30 39.00 8.47 95.0 55.70
Previous 17.9 38.8 10.2 108.0 55.5
Median 16.5 39.00 10.40 107.00 55.7
2.0m 20.30 39.00 8.45 94.8 55.70
Previous 18.9 39.1 9.8 106.2 55.8
Median 15.5 38.80 10.99 108.00 55.5
2.5m 20.30 39.00 8.48 95.8 55.70
Previous 17.9 38.8 55.5 107.4 55.5
Median 15.5 38.80 11.41 108.50 55.5
2.7m 20.30 39.00 8.48 95.0 55.70
Previous 15.5 39.2 10.7 108.5 56.0
Median 14.4 38.50 10.99 108.50 55.0

Top-Bottom Sampling

Depth m Turbidity NTU pH
Top 0.1 8 7.0
Previous 0.1 9 7.9
Median 0.1 9 7.8
Bottom 2.7 8 7.9
Previous 3.3 9 7.9
Median 1.9 9 7.8

Other details

Max depth 2.80
Previous 3.40
Median 2.00
Flow estimate Fast
Low tide time 10:00am

Observation Documents

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Preceding Observations

C Estuary is closed to the sea. O Estuary is open to the sea. P Perched
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