AAA is closely monitoring Hurricane Irma's track.
"With summer driving season now over, motorists stand to benefit from falling demand, which will help refineries bring gasoline inventories back to normal and thus gas prices, but as many Americans are now acutely aware, the impact on gas prices can outlive a storm, especially one like Harvey", DeHaan said.
Now as evacuees return to Florida, those same pumps are likely to be drained again. "First, ensure you know there are no major hazards at home or along your travel route".
"Gas stations not located along major highways should have an easier time keeping supplies, as residents are no longer 'panic pumping, ' since the storm is no longer a threat", AAA said Monday. Pay close attention to traffic reports. Do not let your fuel gauge fall below a quarter tank before you start looking for a place to refuel.
Despite Hurricane Disruption, Wyoming Gas Prices Stable
That's why they've introduced a feature on the GasBuddy app that will allow people to report if a gas station is without fuel or power. "It is not safe to drive with a full gas can inside an enclosed vehicle".
The price of gas in MA has not changed this week. All of the ports remain closed and they can not be re-opened until they pass inspection by the U.S. Coast Guard and other authorities.
Average retail gasoline prices in Chattanooga have risen 4.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.56 per gallon on sunday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 170 gas outlets in Chattanooga. Michigan's current daily statewide average is about $2.69 per gallon, about 7 cents more than last week's average and about 48 cents more than this same time past year.
Fort Collins- $2.50/g, flat from last week's $2.51/g.