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Weather in northwest Orange County for Monday, December 27, 2021

Weather in northwest Orange County for Monday, December 27, 2021:

Today:

Showers, mainly after 10am. High near 54. Light southwest wind increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Tonight:

Showers, mainly before 10pm. Low around 41. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

There will be a chance of showers through Friday, with highs in the 50s and lows in the 40s.

Courtesy of HistoryNet:

  • 1512 The laws of Burgos give New World natives legal protection against abuse and authorize Negro slavery.
  • 1829 Birth of Hinton Helper, southern abolitionist who wrote The Impending Crisis.
  • 1862 Union General William Rosecrans’ army begins moving slowly toward Murfreesboro, Tennessee, from Nashville.
  • 1901 Birth of Marlene Dietrich, German-born singer and actress.
  • 1913 Charles Moyer, president of the Miners Union, is shot in the back and dragged through the streets of Chicago.
  • 1915 In Ohio, iron and steel workers go on strike for an eight-hour day and higher wages.
  • 1919 Birth of Major General Charles Sweeney, the pilot of Bocks Car, the B-29 that dropped an atomic bomb on Nagasaki, Japan.
  • 1932 Radio City Music Hall opens.
  • 1944 General George S. Patton’s Third Army, spearheaded by the 4th Armored Division, relieves the surrounded city of Bastogne in Belgium.
  • 1945 The International Monetary Fund and the Bank for Reconstruction and Development are created.
  • 1950 The United States and Spain resume relations for the first time since the Spanish Civil War of the 1930s.
  • 1956 Segregation on buses in Tallahassee, Florida, is outlawed.
  • 1968 The United States agrees to sell F-4 Phantom jets to Israel.
  • 1983 President Reagan takes all responsibility for the lack of security in Beirut that allowed a terrorist on a suicide mission to kill 241 Marines.
  • 2001 China receives permanent normal trade relations with the US.
  • 2004 Radiation reaches Earth from the brightest extrasolar event ever witnessed, an explosion of magnetar SGR 1806-20.