Dodge Island Railroad Bascule Bridge

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Florida United States
25° 46' 41.88'', -80° 10' 54.84''
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Partly cloudy until this afternoon.
85℉ESE at 3 knots
Low12:20AM0.314ft
High06:25AM2.459ft
Low12:48PM-0.093ft
High07:09PM2.604ft
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About


Introduction:

The Dodge Island Railroad Bascule Bridge is located on the Intracoastal Waterway in Miami at Mile Marker 1089.4. The bridge has a closed vertical clearance of 22 feet with 90 feet of horizontal clearance in the center span. The bridge is operated from a remote location and closes for approaching rail traffic. The bridge is normally left in the open position otherwise.

Navigating the Bridge:

Use NOAA Chart 11467.

Southbound, the approach to the bridge first crosses under the Dodge Island Bridge, which has a fixed vertical clearance of 66 feet. The channel is shallow on both sides, and deeper-draft boats are advised to keep aimed on the center span of both bridges.

The bridge is normally open, but will close for approaching rail traffic.

Local Notices to Mariners:

Local Notices to Mariners are available online from the U.S. Coast Guard.


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