Home / Weather / Isaac’s potential effect on gas prices

Isaac’s potential effect on gas prices

By

If Tropical Storm Isaac plows through the main oil producing regions of the Gulf of Mexico–it could cause an increase in oil and gasoline prices.  Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’S Forrest Smith talked with Florida Triple-a spokeswoman Jessica Brady about the potential for higher prices.

[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/FPSMITHBRADY.mp3]

About Forrest Smith

Forrest is a radio news manager for WUFT News. Reach him by emailing news@wuft.org or calling 352-392-6397.

Check Also

Meadowbrook Residents Form Committee To Take Action On Flooding Problems

Areas along NW 98th Street and other nearby neighborhoods dealt with flooding from Irma last month. However, this isn’t a new issue. There have been many other instances of flooding. One of the major ones was in 2004 when multiple hurricanes impacted Gainesville. After Irma hit, Meadowbrook residents spoke with the Meadowbrook Homeowner’s Association board about forming a steering committee to talk about the flooding problems in the area.