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Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report

for week ending June 19, 2015   |   Released: June 25, 2015 at 10:30 a.m.   |   Next Release: July 2, 2015

Working gas in underground storage, lower 48 states Summary text CSV JSN
    Historical Comparisons
Stocks
billion cubic feet (Bcf)
  Year ago
(06/19/14)
5-Year average
(2010-2014)
Region 06/19/15 06/12/15 net change implied flow   (Bcf) % change (Bcf) % change
East 1,053     1,000     53     53       848     24.2     1,156     -8.9    
West 437     430     7     7       313     39.6     392     11.5    
Producing 1,018     1,003     15     15       652     56.1     925     10.1    
   Salt 295     295     0     0       184     60.3     211     39.8    
   Nonsalt 722     708     14     14       470     53.6     714     1.1    
Total 2,508     2,433     75     75       1,813     38.3     2,473     1.4    


Summary

Working gas in storage was 2,508 Bcf as of Friday, June 19, 2015, according to EIA estimates. This represents a net increase of 75 Bcf from the previous week. Stocks were 695 Bcf higher than last year at this time and 35 Bcf above the 5-year average of 2,473 Bcf. In the East Region, stocks were 103 Bcf below the 5-year average following net injections of 53 Bcf. Stocks in the Producing Region were 93 Bcf above the 5-year average of 925 Bcf after a net injection of 15 Bcf. Stocks in the West Region were 45 Bcf above the 5-year average after a net addition of 7 Bcf. At 2,508 Bcf, total working gas is within the 5-year historical range.

Working Gas in Underground Storage Compared with 5-Year Range

Note: The shaded area indicates the range between the historical minimum and maximum values for the weekly series from 2010 through 2014.
Source: Form EIA-912, "Weekly Underground Natural Gas Storage Report." The dashed vertical lines indicate current and year-ago weekly periods.