Site details

Overview

Estuary Merricks Creek Estuary
CMA Melbourne Water
Type Mouth Condition
Site code MeMC
Site name Merricks Creek Estuary Mouth Observation Site
Nearest road and town Parklands Avenue, Somers
Description Observations are taken from the top of the rock wall on the Somers side of the estuary.
Site access Park along The Promenade, Somers. There is a beach access track to the mouth of the estuary.
Land use
  • Urban Industrial
Land use description
Status Active
Observation history 07-03-2016 - 03-12-2018

Map

Observations

# Date Mouth state Flow Wind Beaufort Scale Sea State Water Level Start Water Level End High Tide Low Tide
#12564 03-12-2018 Closed N/A SW Moderate breeze 4 Slight 1.4m 09:15am 1.4m 10:30am 2.7m 08:44am 0.7m 14:37pm
#12486 05-11-2018 Closed N/A N Light Air 1 Calm (glassy) 1.2m 10:07am 1.2m 15:55pm 2.6m 10:07am 0.9m 15:55pm
#12429 01-10-2018 Open Out S Light Air 3 Smooth 1.1m 10:00am 1.1m 16:19pm 2.8m 16:19pm 0.8m 10:06am
#12370 03-09-2018 Open Out SE Light Air 2 Calm (rippled) 0.7m 11:00am 0.8m 17:16pm 2.8m 17:17pm 0.9m 11:00am
#12315 08-08-2018 Open Out SW Light Air 3 Smooth 1.1m 08:15am 0.8m 13:32pm 2.7m 08:15am 1.2m 13:32pm
#12227 02-07-2018 Closed N/A Calm 1 Calm (glassy) 1.8m 10:00am 1.8m 11:15am 2.6m 02:33am 0.6m 08:28am
#12113 05-06-2018 Closed N/A Calm 1 Calm (glassy) 1.2m 09:50am 1.2m 10:00am 2.6m 04:14am 0.7m 10:05am
#12038 07-05-2018 Closed N/A NW Light Breeze 3 Smooth 0.9m 10:15am 0.9m 10:45am 2.6m 04:40am 0.6m 10:36am
#11928 30-03-2018 Closed N/A W Light Breeze 3 Smooth 0.8m 11:26am 0.8m 17:18pm 2.5m 11:26am 0.8m 17:18pm
#11849 05-03-2018 Open Out SE Gentle breeze 3 Smooth 0.5m 09:31am 1.0m 16:13pm 2.9m 16:13pm 0.5m 09:31am
#11765 05-02-2018 Open Out SE Light Air 2 Calm (rippled) 0.3m 10:40am 0.9m 17:15pm 2.9m 17:15pm 0.5m 10:41am
#11696 02-01-2018 Open In SE Moderate breeze 3 Smooth 0.8m 12:00pm 0.4m 18:20pm 2.5m 12:12pm 0.3m 18:18pm

Snapshots

03-12-2018 #12564

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05-11-2018 #12486

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01-10-2018 #12429

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03-09-2018 #12370

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08-08-2018 #12315

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02-07-2018 #12227

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05-06-2018 #12113

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07-05-2018 #12038

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30-03-2018 #11928

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05-03-2018 #11849

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05-02-2018 #11765

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02-01-2018 #11696

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