Generally cloudy. A stray severe thunderstorm is possible. High 87F. Winds NNW at 5 to 10 mph..
Scattered thunderstorms this evening becoming more widespread overnight. Low 63F. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 80%.
Updated: June 18, 2018 @ 12:55 pm
Today is Wednesday, Oct. 4.
Today's Highlight in History:
On Oct. 4, 1957, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik 1, the first artificial satellite, into orbit. (AP Photo)
In 1940, Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini conferred at Brenner Pass in the Alps. (AP Photo)
In 1957, the family sitcom "Leave It to Beaver" premiered on CBS. (AP Photo/file)
In 1970, rock singer Janis Joplin, 27, was found dead in her Hollywood hotel room. (AP photo)
In 1976, Secretary of Agriculture Earl Butz resigned in the wake of a controversy over an obscene joke he'd made that was derogatory to blacks. (AP Photo/Wally Fong)
In 2002, "American Taliban" John Walker Lindh received a 20-year sentence after a sobbing plea for forgiveness before a federal judge in Alexandria, Virginia. (AP Photo)
In 2007, South Korean President Roh Moo-hyun and North Korean leader Kim Jong Il pledged to pursue a peace treaty and end their countries' decades-long standoff. (AP Photo/Korean Central News Agency)