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Observation details


Estuary Barham River Estuary
Site Barham River Observation Site
Observation ID #13544
Date and Time Friday 24th January 2020 11:00am
Approved Pending


Rain past 48 hrs = 14.6 mm; Atm. Press = 1009 hPa.

River mouth has moved Southwards. Although no tidal influence was observed, dark water stains on the estuary bank indicated that there was tidal intrusion during the 1.8 m high tide of the previous night.

Mouth Observation

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

Physical Condition

Current Mode
Wind Direction North-East South-East
Beaufort Scale Gentle breeze Moderate breeze
Sea State Slight

Water Levels and Tides

Water Level Start Finish
Height (m) 0.84m 0.84m
Time (hh:mm) 10:58 12:22
Tidal influence No
Tidal Range Time Height
High 11:11 1.370
Low 17:24 0.440

Observation Documents

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24-01-2020 11:00 20200124_Bridge.jpg bmp2_1

24-01-2020 11:00 20200124_Marengo.jpg bmp3_3
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