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Weather in northwest Orange County for Friday, May 14, 2021

Weather in northwest Orange County for Friday, May 14, 2021:

Today:

Patchy drizzle before 11am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 72. Light west wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

Tonight:

Patchy drizzle after 11pm. Increasing clouds, with a low around 59. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest after midnight.

Highs are expected to gradually remain in the 70s over the course of the week, with morning clouds giving way to afternoon sun.

Courtesy of HistoryNet:

  • 1804 The Lewis and Clark Expedition officially begins as the Corps of Discovery departs from St. Charles, Missouri.
  • 1853 Gail Borden applies for a patent for condensed milk.
  • 1863 Union General Nathanial Banks heads towards Port Hudson along the Mississippi River.
  • 1897 Guglielmo Marconi sends the first communication by wireless telegraph.
  • 1897 “Stars and Stripes Forever” by John Phillip Sousa is performed for the first time in Philadelphia.
  • 1961 A bus carrying black and white civil rights activists is bombed and burned in Alabama.
  • 1969 Three companies of the 101st Airborne Division fail to push North Vietnamese forces off Hill 937 in South Vietnam.
  • 1973 The U.S. space station Skylab is launched.