US 83 over ELM CREEK


+35.13799, -100.24578
35°08'17" N, 100°14'45" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 83 over ELM CREEK
Structure number:250440003102018
Location:8.3 MI N OF FM 1439
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:65.0 ft. [19.8 m]
Total length:390.1 ft. [118.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.7 ft. [12.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:42.3 ft. [12.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1984
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:6
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,600 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:26% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:97.7

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory260097.7
August 2015GoodGoodGoodGood260097.7
August 2013GoodGoodGoodGood150098.7
July 2011GoodVery GoodGoodGood160098.6
July 2009GoodVery GoodGoodGood190098.3
July 2007GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood165096.5
August 2005GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood165096.5
August 2003GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood165096.5
August 2001GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood165096.5
November 1999GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood135096.8
October 1997GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood125096.9
November 1995GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good125096.9
March 1994GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good125096.9
January 1992GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good130096.8