Let there be light, an hour longer into the evening sky - CBS News 8 - San Diego, CA News Station - KFMB Channel 8

Let there be light, an hour longer into the evening sky

Posted: Updated:

WASHINGTON (AP) — Time to set your clocks and watches one hour ahead.

And maybe save some time to complain about losing an hour's sleep Saturday night.

The shift from standard to daylight saving time officially comes at 2 a.m. Sunday across much of the country. Daylight will last longer into the evening but take an hour longer to emerge in the morning.

No time change is observed in Hawaii, most of Arizona, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Guam and the Northern Marianas. Florida could eventually join that list if GOP Gov. Rick Scott signs the "Sunshine Protection Act" passed this week and Congress goes along.

It's a good time to consider installing fresh smoke detector batteries.

Standard time returns Nov. 4.

  • Local NewsMore>>

  • Mexico vs Chile football game draws huge crowd

    Mexico vs Chile football game draws huge crowd

    Saturday, March 23 2019 12:31 AM EDT2019-03-23 04:31:17 GMT

    Mexico's national football team on Friday night won its game against Chile at San Diego County Credit Union Stadium in Mission Valley. 

     

    Mexico's national football team on Friday night won its game against Chile at San Diego County Credit Union Stadium in Mission Valley. 

     
  • Bernie Sanders brings 2020 campaign to San Diego

    Bernie Sanders brings 2020 campaign to San Diego

    Saturday, March 23 2019 12:24 AM EDT2019-03-23 04:24:24 GMT

    In an effort to rally voters, Senator Bernie Sanders on Friday returned to San Diego for the first time since announcing another bid for the White House and held a rally at the Waterfront Park.

     

    In an effort to rally voters, Senator Bernie Sanders on Friday returned to San Diego for the first time since announcing another bid for the White House and held a rally at the Waterfront Park.

     
  • Top-seeded UNC overcomes slow 1st half to beat Iona in NCAAs

    Top-seeded UNC overcomes slow 1st half to beat Iona in NCAAs

    Saturday, March 23 2019 12:22 AM EDT2019-03-23 04:22:22 GMT
    By MITCH STACY AP Sports Writer North Carolina completed a perfect first round for top seeds in this NCAA Tournament, but not before Iona became the latest No. 16 seed to show these matchups are no sure thing. Cameron Johnson scored 21 points, and North Carolina quickly erased a five-point halftime deficit to hot-shooting Iona, going on to win 88-73 on Friday night. The Tar Heels (28-6), who came into the tournament as a top seed for a record 17th time, advanced to play Washington i... 
    North Carolina completed a perfect first round for top seeds in this NCAA Tournament, but not before Iona became the latest No. 16 seed to show these matchups are no sure thing. 
Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2019 KFMB-TV. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.