Daylight saving time begins Sunday
Move clocks forward on Saturday night
Friday, March 8, 2013
Before going to bed Saturday night, remember to set clocks forward one hour in preparation for the beginning of daylight saving time. The time change officially begins at 2 a.m. on Sunday.
It’s also a good time to change smoke detector batteries, according to emergency services officials.
“Smoke alarms most often fail because of missing, dead or disconnected batteries, so maintenance is a simple, effective way to protect you and your family,” said Washington State Fire Marshal Charles M. Duffy.
This year, daylight saving time will end on Sunday, Nov. 3.