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Weather in northwest Orange County for Tuesday, July 14, 2020:

Today:

Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 79. Light south wind becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

Tonight:

Increasing clouds, with a low around 64. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.

Heat Advisory in effect from July 11, 10:00 AM PDT until July 12, 08:00 PM PDT

Highs are expected to remain in the lower 80s for the rest of the week.

Courtesy of HistoryNet:

  • 1798 The Sedition Act is passed by the U.S. Congress.
  • 1864 At Harrisburg, Mississippi, Federal troops under General Andrew Jackson Smith repulse an attack by General Nathan Bedford Forrest.
  • 1904 Birth of Isaac Singer, Polish-born American writer.
  • 1912 Birth of Woodrow Wilson “Woody” Guthrie, American folk singer.
  • 1938 Howard Hughes and crew set a new world record for an around-the-world flight.
  • 1945 American battleships and cruisers bombard the Japanese home islands for the first time.
  • 1951 The George Washington Carver National Monument in Joplin, Missouri becomes the first national park honoring an African American.
  • 1964 The United States sends 600 more troops to Vietnam.