Weather in northwest Orange County for Monday, December 23, 2019
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Weather in northwest Orange County for Thursday, January 17, 2019:

Today:

Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 63. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

Tonight:

Scattered showers, mainly before 10pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Sunny skies are forecast for at least the next week, with highs in the upper 60s to low 70s.

Courtesy of HistoryNet:

  • 1706 Birth of Benjamin Franklin, statesman, diplomat, scientist and inventor: helped draft the Declaration of Independence and wrote Poor Richard’s Almanac.
  • 1893 Queen Liliuokalani, the Hawaiian monarch, is overthrown by a group of American sugar planters led by Sanford Ballard Dole.
  • 1899 Birth of Al Capone, US mobster known as “Scarface Al” who ran the criminal underworld in most of Chicago and the surrounding area.
  • 1985 A jury in New Jersey rules that terminally ill patients have the right to starve themselves.