Galveston is a ghost town.
I-45, usually hopping with activity, is deserted this morning. Meanwhile, a few miles north in Houston... in the words of the late Admiral Stockdale... GRIDLOCK!
By the way, in terms of gas prices, it may be worse than we first thought:
"We could be looking at gasoline lines and $4 gas, maybe even $5 gas, if this thing does the worst it could do," said energy analyst Peter Beutel of Cameron Hanover. "This storm is in the wrong place. And it's absolutely at the wrong time."