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Weather in northwest Orange County for Wednesday, March 15, 2023:


Rain, mainly after 11am. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 63. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.


Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 54. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

Partly sunny skies is forecast, followed by a slight chance of rain early next week.

Courtesy of HistoryNet:

  • 1767 Birth of Andrew Jackson, seventh President of the United States (1829-1837).
  • 1820 Maine is admitted as the 23rd state.
  • 1862 General John Hunt Morgan begins four days of raids near the city of Gallatin, Tenn.
  • 1864 The Red River Campaign begins as the Union forces reach Alexandria, La.
  • 1892 New York State unveils the new automatic ballot voting machine.
  • 1895 Bone Mizell, the famed cowboy of Florida, appears before a judge for altering cattle brands.
  • 1916 Birth of Harry James, American band leader and trumpet player.
  • 1916 General John Pershing and his 15,000 troops chase Pancho Villa into Mexico.
  • 1933 Birth of Ruth Bader Ginsberg, U.S. Supreme Court Justice.
  • 1934 Henry Ford restores the $5-a-day wage.
  • 1955 The U.S. Air Force unveils the first self-guided missile.
  • 1956 The first performance of My Fair Lady, starring Julie Andrews and Rex Harrison, takes place on Broadway.
  • 1967 President Lyndon Johnson names Ellsworth Bunker as the new ambassador to Saigon. Bunker replaces Lodge.
  • 1968 The U.S. mint halts the practice of buying and selling gold.
  • 1991 Four Los Angeles police officers are charged in the beating of Rodney King.