Comments about the article made me revisit this.
The text in the tweet (at least about long lines) did appear in the original New York Times article on May 10.
Since the pipeline shutdown, there have been no long lines at gasoline stations
The article from the tweet you linked claims that both long lines and gas price increases occurred. I would guess either the tweet is a typo or it is click bait to get you to go to the article.
In the meantime, drivers in Tennessee, Georgia and ...