Weather in northwest Orange County for Sunday, June 30, 2019:

Today:

A slight chance of showers before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tonight:

Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 63. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.

High temperatures are expected to remain at seasonable levels in the upper 70s to low 80s.

Courtesy of HistoryNet:

  • 1768 Birth of Elizabeth Kortright, later Elizabeth Monroe, first lady to U.S. President James Monroe.
  • 1859 Jean Francois Gravelet aka Emile Blondin, a French daredevil, becomes the first man to walk across Niagara Falls on a tightrope.
  • 1936 Margaret Mitchell’s novel, Gone With the Wind, is published.
  • 1948 John Bardeen, Walter Brattain, and William Shockley demonstrate their invention, the transistor, for the first time.
  • 1960 Alfred Hitchcock’s film, Psycho, opens.