Gas prices spiked by 18 cents in Southwest Florida early last week before finally plateauing over the weekend.
Across the country, the largest changes in average gas prices by state: in (-10 cents), Florida (+8 cents), MI (+7 cents), OH (-7 cents), IL (-7 cents), OR (+6 cents), Nebraska (+6 cents), Iowa (+5 cents), Georgia (+5 cents) and Texas (+5 cents). "As Kansans prepare to travel for Thanksgiving dinner with friends and family, they will need to budget a bit more for gas this year". Gas prices in Florida have risen an average of 13 cents in the last week - the highest such increase in the nation. And, even though average prices did hold compared to last week, a majority (6) of the 10 Kansas cities AAA regularly highlights did see increases, including Manhattan, which, at three cents, tied for the second largest jump. A Mobil at the intersection of Lake Worth Road and South Military Trail had that county's lowest retail price - $2.39.
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Senior Petroleum Analyst Dan McTeague anticipates gas prices will come down a few more cents, but not as much as some might expect.
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"Our usual autumn pump price plunge was interrupted by rising oil prices,"Jenkins said". The lowest price for a gallon of gas in Jacksonville Monday was found at Norman's Food Store at Post Street and King Street where it was selling for $2.33.
Last Monday, crude oil hit a two-year high, buoyed by lower USA inventory and production, and concerns over the stability Saudi Arabia. "Fortunately, domestic oil supply and production made solid gains. If that becomes a trend, oil prices could drift lower and take gasoline prices with them", he said.
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