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Weather in northwest Orange County for Friday, July 19, 2019:

Today:

Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 77. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

Tonight:

Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 63. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

High temperatures are forecast to remain in the upper 70s to low 80s before hitting the mid-80s in the middle of the new week.

Courtesy of HistoryNet:

  • 1814 Birth of Samuel Colt, gunmaker, inventor of the first practical revolver.
  • 1848 The first Women’s Rights Convention convenes in Seneca Falls, N.Y, organized by Lucretia Mott and Elizabeth Cady Stanton.
  • 1865 Birth of Charles Mayo, American surgeon, co-founder of the Mayo Clinic.
  • 1922 Birth of George McGovern, U.S. senator and presidential candidate.
  • 1942 German U-boats are withdrawn from positions off the U.S. Atlantic coast due to American anti-submarine countermeasures.
  • 1943 More than 150 B-17 and 112 B-24 bombers attack Rome for the first time.
  • 1975 Apollo and Soyuz spacecrafts dock in orbit.