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Weather in northwest Orange County for Tuesday, July 12, 2022

Weather in northwest Orange County for Tuesday, July 12, 2022:

Today:

Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

Tonight:

Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

Highs temperatures are forecast to rise into the upper 80s at the end of the week.

Courtesy of HistoryNet:

  • 1817 Birth of Henry David Thoreau, essayist, naturalist and poet (Walden).
  • 1854 Birth of George Eastman, photography pioneer.
  • 1895 Birth of R. Buckminster Fuller, architect and engineer.
  • 1917 Birth of Andrew Wyeth, American painter.
  • 1954 President Dwight D. Eisenhower proposes a highway modernization program, with costs to be shared by federal and state governments.
  • 1957 The U.S. surgeon general, Leroy E. Burney, reports that there is a direct link between smoking and lung cancer.
  • 1974 G. Gordon Liddy, John Ehrlichman and two others are convicted of conspiracy and perjury in connection with the Watergate scandal.
  • 1984 Democratic presidential candidate Walter Mondale chooses Geraldine Ferraro as his running mate.