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Weather in northwest Orange County for Thursday, April 28, 2022:

Today:

Patchy drizzle before 11am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 70. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

Tonight:

Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 54. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

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

Courtesy of HistoryNet:

  • 1635 Virginia Governor John Harvey is accused of treason and removed from office.
  • 1758 Birth of James Monroe, fifth President of the United States (1817-1825).
  • 1818 President James Monroe proclaims naval disarmament on the Great Lakes and Lake Champlain.
  • 1856 Yokut Indians repel an attack on their land by 100 would-be Indian fighters in California.
  • 1878 Birth of Lionel Barrymore, American stage, screen and radio actor.
  • 1892 Birth of John Jacob Niles, American folk singer and folklorist.
  • 1919 Les Irvin makes the first jump with an Army Air Corps parachute.
  • 1930 Birth of James Baker III, Cabinet secretary for Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush.
  • 1930 The first organized night baseball game is played in Independence, Kansas.
  • 1965 The U.S. Army and Marines invade the Dominican Republic.
  • 1967 Muhammad Ali refuses induction into the U.S. Army and is stripped of his boxing title.