Gas prices jump overnight

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Prices at the gasoline pumps have jumped overnight across Alabama in the wake of Hurricane Ike.

According to AAA, the average price for regular unleaded is slightly above $4 per gallon.

The national average for regular is $3.84 a gallon.

Midgrade fuel was up 9 cents to $4.21. The average price for premium is $4.33 a gallon.

That's about 10 cents higher from Sunday.

Diesel prices climbed a penny to $4.18 a gallon.

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