No relief is coming this weekend as far as temperatures go, so either find someone with a pool for Labor Day weekend or break out the misters if you’re the host. But there is good news: Gas prices are still dropping.
Temperatures are expected to get progressively higher as the weekend goes on, starting with highs around 97 in the DFW area Saturday going up to 99 on Monday, the National Weather Service reports. More Fort Worth area weather details at the NWS site here.
According to gasbuddy.com, the lowest price for regular in the 24 hours ending about 6:30 a.m. was in Arlington, where it was selling for $1.87, at Costco, 600 W. Arbrook Blvd. and Matlock Road, as well as a Shell station at 701 W. Road to Six Flags and North Cooper Street. Find more gas price info at star-telegram.com here.
Planning a trip? The average for the same period statewide is about $2.20, and nationwide, about $2.43.