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California gasoline prices set to plunge as spike ends

Consumers purchase gasoline at a gas station as a plane approaches to land at the airport in San Diego, California October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Consumers purchase gasoline at a gas station as a plane approaches to land at the airport in San Diego, California October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Consumers purchase gasoline at a gas station as a plane approaches to land at the airport in San Diego, California October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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Consumers purchase gasoline at a gas station as a plane approaches to land at the airport in San Diego, California October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Consumers purchase gasoline at a gas station as a plane approaches to land at the airport in San Diego, California October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Consumers purchase gasoline at a gas station as a plane approaches to land at the airport in San Diego, California October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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Consumers purchase gasoline at a gas station as a plane approaches to land at the airport in San Diego, California October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Consumers purchase gasoline at a gas station as a plane approaches to land at the airport in San Diego, California October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Consumers purchase gasoline at a gas station as a plane approaches to land at the airport in San Diego, California October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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A cyclists rides past a gas station in San Diego, California October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A cyclists rides past a gas station in San Diego, California October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A cyclists rides past a gas station in San Diego, California October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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Traffic moves past a gas station in San Diego, California October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Traffic moves past a gas station in San Diego, California October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Traffic moves past a gas station in San Diego, California October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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Workers deliver a new shipment of gasoline to a gas station in Encinitas, California, October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Workers deliver a new shipment of gasoline to a gas station in Encinitas, California, October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Workers deliver a new shipment of gasoline to a gas station in Encinitas, California, October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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A worker delivers a new shipment of gasoline to a gas station in Encinitas, California, October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A worker delivers a new shipment of gasoline to a gas station in Encinitas, California, October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A worker delivers a new shipment of gasoline to a gas station in Encinitas, California, October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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Current gasoline prices are shown at a gas station in Encinitas, California October 8, 2012. California gasoline prices have hit record highs, selling as high as $5 a gallon in some locations, because of refinery and pipeline shutdowns with some retail stations running out of supply. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Current gasoline prices are shown at a gas station in Encinitas, California October 8, 2012. California gasoline prices have hit record highs, selling as high as $5 a gallon in some locations, because of refinery and pipeline shutdowns with some...more

Current gasoline prices are shown at a gas station in Encinitas, California October 8, 2012. California gasoline prices have hit record highs, selling as high as $5 a gallon in some locations, because of refinery and pipeline shutdowns with some retail stations running out of supply. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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Current gasoline prices are shown at a gas station in Encinitas, California October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Current gasoline prices are shown at a gas station in Encinitas, California October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Current gasoline prices are shown at a gas station in Encinitas, California October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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A fuel pump is shown out of gas at a gas station in Encinitas, California October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A fuel pump is shown out of gas at a gas station in Encinitas, California October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A fuel pump is shown out of gas at a gas station in Encinitas, California October 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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