Natural Gas Inventories as of March 4, 2022

The EIA has released its natural gas inventory report, showing a net decrease of 124 Bcf as of March 4, 2022.

Working gas in storage was 1,519 Bcf as of Friday, March 4, 2022, according to EIA estimates. This represents a net decrease of 124 Bcf from the previous week. Stocks were 281 Bcf less than last year at this time and 290 Bcf below the five-year average of 1,809 Bcf.

At 1,519 Bcf, total working gas is within the five-year historical range.

 

 

Working gas in underground storage, Lower 48 states
Historical Comparisons
Stocks
billion cubic feet (Bcf)
Year ago
(3/4/21)
5-year average
(2017-21)
Region 3/4/22 2/25/22 net change implied flow Bcf % change Bcf % change
East 317 358 -41 -41 355 -10.7 365 -13.2
Midwest 364 404 -40 -40 444 -18.0 449 -18.9
Mountain 93 96 -3 -3 114 -18.4 103 -9.7
Pacific 162 164 -2 -2 206 -21.4 178 -9.0
South Central 582 620 -38 -38 683 -14.8 715 -18.6
   Salt 151 163 -12 -12 174 -13.2 216 -30.1
   Nonsalt 431 457 -26 -26 509 -15.3 499 -13.6
Total 1,519 1,643 -124 -124 1,800 -15.6
1,809 -16.0
Totals may not equal sum of components because of independent rounding.

All regions experienced a net decrease this week.

All regions are below the five-year average.

 

 


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