El Paso S. Mainline/N. Baja Arizona/Nevada Natural Gas Prices

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El Paso S. Mainline/N. Baja Description

Includes deliveries into the mainline portion of El Paso's South System, which begins with the terminus of the "Permian Virtual Area" at the Cornudas Compressor Station in W. Texas up to, but not including, Ehrenberg, AZ at the California Border. Deliveries from the North Baja Pipeline system in SW Arizona are included, as are gas flows from the Havasu and Manicopa Crossovers.

Stifling Heat Drives Gains in Weekly Natural Gas Prices

Triple-digit temperatures suffocated cities from the West Coast to Texas, lifting demand to record levels and driving up natural gas prices during the Aug. 12-16 week. Driven by the highest prices of the summer so far in the Permian Basin, the NGI Spot Gas Weekly Avg. climbed 9.5 cents to $1.985. Read More

Bears Leave Natural Gas Futures Wounded; Cash Mixed as Heat Builds

One day after a huge storage miss sent natural gas futures skyrocketing, weather models trended cooler for the end of August, sending prices several cents lower to cap the week. The September Nymex gas futures contract fell 3.2 cents to settle Friday at $2.20/MMBtu, and October dropped 3 cents to $2.207. Read More

EIA Storage Miss Brings NatGas Bulls Back into Game; Cash Mixed

Heat may not be all that impressive for the last week after all, but that didn’t stop natural gas futures from staging one of the... Read More

Tetco Explosion, Texas Heat Seen Behind EIA’s 49 Bcf Storage Injection

The Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported a 49 Bcf injection for the week ending Aug. 9, surprising... Read More

Strong Natural Gas Cash Stokes Futures as Weather Outlooks Continue to Add Heat

Building heat in long-range weather outlooks combined with strong natural gas cash prices to boost futures on Tuesday. The September Nymex gas futures contract hit an intraday high of $2.175/MMBtu before going on to settle at $2.147, up 4.2 cents on the day. October also rose 4.2 cents to $2.159. Read More

Sneak Peak of Autumn Leads to Widespread Losses for Weekly Natural Gas Prices

With crisp temperatures hovering over the Pacific Northwest and Canadian air moving down into the Midwest and East, weekly natural gas prices across the country posted losses for the Aug. 5-9 week. Led by steep declines in the Rockies and California, the NGI Weekly National Avg. dropped 6.5 cents to $1.89. Read More

Natural Gas Futures Retreat as Traders Eye Another Hefty Storage Build; Cash Slips

After some modest strength early Wednesday, natural gas futures ended the day lower as traders shrugged off building heat in long-range weather forecasts. After hitting a high of $2.145/MMBtu, the September Nymex gas contract went on to settle 2.8 cents lower at $2.083. October slipped 2.5 cents to $2.099. Read More

Natural Gas Bulls Get Breathing Room as Hotter Forecasts Boost Futures; Cash Up Again

A hotter turn in weather models was enough to keep natural gas bears at bay Tuesday, one day after September prices sunk to a fresh summer low and put $2 gas into play. The September Nymex gas futures contract settled 4.1 cents higher at $2.111/MMBtu, while October edged up 4.1 cents to $2.124. Read More

Natural Gas Bears on Front Foot in August Bidweek as Supply Overshadowing Demand

With summer heat failing to counterbalance continued supply growth, a bearish finish for the front month futures... Read More

Heat in California, Comfortable Temps Elsewhere as Weekly Natural Gas Spot Prices Drop

Comfortable temperatures east of the Rockies countered heat in the Southwest to send natural gas spot prices lower overall for the trading week ended July 26; the NGI Weekly Spot Gas National Avg. fell 11.0 cents to $2.045/MMBtu.

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