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Weather in northwest Orange County for Tuesday, June 29, 2021

Weather in northwest Orange County for Tuesday, June 29, 2021:

Today:

Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 79. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

Tonight:

Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight.

Highs are expected to remain in the upper 70s to low 80s for the rest of the week.

Courtesy of HistoryNet:

  • 1652 Massachusetts declares itself an independent commonwealth.
  • 1767 The British parliament passes the Townshend Revenue Act, levying taxes on America.
  • 1858 Birth of George Washington Goethals, engineer of the Panama Canal.
  • 1861 Birth of William James Mayo, co-founder of the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota.
  • 1862 Union forces, falling back from Richmond, fight at the Battle of Savage’s Station.
  • 1865 Birth of William E. Borah, Republican senator from Idaho, opponent of the League of Nations.
  • 1886 Birth of James Van Der Zee, African-American photographer.
  • 1925 An earthquake ravages Santa Barbara, California.
  • 1938 Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado, and Olympic National Park, Washington, are founded.
  • 1950 President Harry S. Truman authorizes a sea blockade of Korea.
  • 1951 The United States invites the Soviet Union to the Korean peace talks on a ship in Wonsan Harbor.
  • 1966 The U.S. Air Force bombs fuel storage facilities near Hanoi, North Vietnam.
  • 1970 U.S. troops pull out of Cambodia.