Observation details


Estuary Merricks Creek Estuary
Site Merricks Creek Estuary Mouth Observation Site
Observation ID #13174
Date and Time Monday 1st July 2019 11:20am
Approved Approved


21/6/19 Creek broke out after a bit of shovelwork. Berm=2.1m AHD; Creek=2.01m

29/6/19 Creek closes. Creek = 0.7m AHD. High tide washes over berm

1/7/19 Creek opens O/N after rain. Creek height pm on 30/6 = 1.0m AHD

Mouth Observation

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

Physical Condition

Current Mode
Wind Direction North-West North
Beaufort Scale Light Breeze Light Breeze
Sea State Smooth Smooth

Water Levels and Tides

Water Level Start Finish
Height (m) 1.00m 0.60m
Time (hh:mm) 10:45 16:03
Tidal influence Yes
Tidal Range Time Height
High 10:45 2.680
Low 16:03 1.490

Observation Documents

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01-07-2019 15:45 MP3_20190701_1_150.JPG mep1_2

01-07-2019 15:45 MP3_20190701_2_260.JPG mep1_3
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