Propane shortage, preparing for extreme weather conditions.

Slow burning emergency candles? Check.
Dried goods .. enough to last two or more weeks? Check.
Huge container of water in case all the pipes freeze? Check.
Batteries and car charger adapters for phones? Check.
Propane for the portable stove? Not-Check.

Currently completely sold out of 16oz propane canisters (as of 9pm 12-20-2008):

Ralphs Thriftway
Bayview Thriftway
Shell Stations (eastside olympia through lacey)
Lacey Fred Meyer (off 7th)
Target (also off 7th)
Tumwater Fred Meyer