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Notice of Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report Changes

Originally Released: November 26, 2013

Updated: January 9, 2014

The public testing period previously announced on November 26, 2013 has been successfully completed. As a result, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) will implement publication of the new Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report (WNGSR) web products, beginning on January 23, 2014. Details about changes to the Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report (WNGSR) are listed below.


The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) is changing the Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report (WNGSR) as follows:

  • The table includes a column for implied flow
  • Columns for reclassification flags - indicated by an upper case C - are added to the table
  • The file formats text (wngsr.txt) and csv (wngsr.csv) have new names

The web address and EIA's Gatekeeper delivery methodology will remain unchanged.

For more background on the changes to the report, please review previous notice from September 23, 2013.

Testing has been successfully completed. For more information about testing procedures please review the previous notice from December 11, 2013.

Files that will contain the new columns for implied flow and reclassification flags are:

  • ngs.html
  • wngsr.txt
  • wngsr.csv
  • wngsr.json

File name changes:

  • blackberry.txt -> wngsr.txt
  • weekly.csv -> wngsr.csv