Working gas in storage was 2,817 Bcf as of Friday, January 3, 2014, according to EIA estimates. This represents a net decline of 157 Bcf from the previous week. Stocks were 528 Bcf less than last year at this time and 315 Bcf below the 5-year average of 3,132 Bcf. In the East Region, stocks were 239 Bcf below the 5-year average following net withdrawals of 98 Bcf. Stocks in the Producing Region were 40 Bcf below the 5-year average of 1,059 Bcf after a net withdrawal of 42 Bcf. Stocks in the West Region were 35 Bcf below the 5-year average after a net drawdown of 17 Bcf. At 2,817 Bcf, total working gas is within the 5-year historical range.