Daylight Saving Time Ends Sunday, Nov. 5
Posted 2 p.m.
Daylight Saving Time ends at 2 a.m. tomorrow, Sunday, Nov. 5, so be sure to turn your clocks back one hour before going to bed tonight.
It’s also a good idea to use Daylight Saving Time as a reminder to change the batteries in your smoke alarm(s), as well as update the supplies in your emergency kits, like batteries, water and any essential medications. Also remember to add fall and winter clothing and other related items to emergency kits in your home, vehicle and office.
To learn more about emergency preparedness visit www.fairfaxcounty.gov/emergency.
About Fairfax County Emergency InformationOfficial emergency information about preparedness, response and recovery from Fairfax County Government.
To report an emergency, call (preferred) or text 9-1-1 (voice and TTY). For non-emergencies, call 703-691-2131, TTY 703-877-3715.
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Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department
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