Fill’er up — all the way up … gas prices are predicted to spike in Oakville, Burlington, Milton, and Hamilton on Saturday, just in time for the Labour Day long weekend.
GasBuddy.com’s senior petroleum analyst Dan McTeague issued a warning to drivers on Friday afternoon, noting the hike is on top of the five cent increase we’re seeing today.
Blame it on Hurricane Harvey — first it wreaked havoc on Houston, and now it’s jacking up the cost of oil.
Locally, prices may hit between $1.329 and $1.339 per litre on Sept. 2.
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The surge is predicted in cities as far as Ottawa and London, too.
Remember to head to the gas station before kicking off your weekend of relaxation and fun …