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Observation details


Estuary Merricks Creek Estuary
Site Merricks Creek Estuary Mouth Observation Site
Observation ID #13440
Date and Time Monday 2nd December 2019 10:20am
Approved Pending


Mouth closed over 22/11/2019 with creek at 0.82m. Very high tides over the past few days have seen the berm overtopped raising level to 1.40m.

Mouth Observation

Mouth state Closed
Previous C O O O O C C O O O O O
Flow Present? No
Previous N Y Y Y Y N N Y Y Y Y Y
Flow Direction N/A
Previous N O O O O N N O O O O O
Above Sea Above Estuary
Berm Height (m) 0.0m 0.3m
Berm Length (m) 0.0m

Physical Condition

Current Mode
Wind Direction South-West West
Beaufort Scale Moderate breeze Gentle breeze
Sea State Slight Smooth

Water Levels and Tides

Water Level Start Finish
Height (m) 1.40m 1.40m
Time (hh:mm) 10:00 10:20
Tidal influence No
Tidal Range Time Height
High 05:28 3.110
Low 11:09 0.850

Observation Documents

Link Date File name Description

02-12-2019 10:20 MP3_20191202_1_150.JPG mep1_2

02-12-2019 10:20 MP3_20191202_2_260.JPG mep1_3
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