Pain at the Pump

Gas prices rising

CREATED Jan 22, 2013

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MILWAUKEE - If you find gas cheaper than $3.29 a gallon today, you may want to brave the cold and fill up.  Prices are going up around southeast Wisconsin.

Stations in the area are already charging as much as $3.35.  Gasbuddy.com's Patrick DeHaan says the price could go even higher.  "Wisconsin, Milwaukee may see a price increase to 3.30 or 3.40."

According to MilwaukeeGasPrices.com, The average price in our area had been as low as $3.12 recently.

DeHaan says prices spiked all over the Great Lakes states yesterday.  "The popular price in other Great Lakes states was $3.49 yesterday.  Michigan, Indiana and Ohio all rose to that price," DeHaan said.

DeHaan says prices we've had in Milwaukee were low to begin with.