The majority of our phone calls occur immediately after Daylight Saving Time begins or ends.
If you call us at that time it is highly likely that you will not be able to speak to anybody because of the large volume of calls.
Three appear to be from the same manufacture and were purchased at various times from Walgreens.
When purchasing a clock, make sure that it can display the correct time zone.
Click here to find solutions to many signal reception problems.
Occasionally the MSF signal transmitter may be temporarily out of action.
How long should it take for a radio synchronised clock to acquire the time info and adjust its time?
I'm wondering because I'm in a poor signal area and find myself waiting for many minutes which I suspect is to do with fluctuations in signal strength and intelligibility.
Make sure the time zone has been properly selected using the instructions that came with the clock.
Some atomic digital clocks only allow the selection of four different time zones (Pacific, Mountain, Central, and Eastern).
Radio Controlled Atomic Clocks receive their time from an AM radio signal.
The AM radio signal is connected to a true atomic clock.
Last Modified: MST The picture above shows the failure of my La Crosse WS-6002U-A radio controlled clock.
The clock is on the left in front of my computer's monitor displaying the NIST time. The 18 second error is disturbing because the clock indicates that it updated recently - the tower icon is ON - so the time should be accurate within a second.