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Hurricane Harvey Could Impact Gas Prices
Updated August 27, 2017 10:52 AM
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(UNDATED) - Hurricane Harvey is likely not to have a impact on your weather, but it may have an impact on your wallet.

GasBuddy.com says hundreds of off-shore wells as well as several refineries in Texas may shut down due to the storm.

Officials says they don't know yet how prices will be affected, but a worst-case scenario would be major damage to a large refining hub in Houston, which if shutdown could cause prices to rise significantly all across the country.



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