Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, breezy. Snow showers, possibly mixed with rain in the evening, then snow showers, possibly mixed with freezing rain overnight. Widespread fog and areas of blowing snow. Snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches. Lows 24 to 29. North winds 15 to 20 mph inland, except north 20 to 30 mph near the shore. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. Thursday, colder. A 30 percent chance of snow in the morning. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 28. Inland, north winds 5 to 15 mph. Near the shore, north winds 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Thursday night, a 20 percent chance of snow, possibly mixed with freezing drizzle overnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 22. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
Extended forecast: Friday, warmer. Snow, possibly mixed with rain and freezing rain in the morning, then rain in the afternoon. Minor ice accumulation possible. Highs around 37. South winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. Friday night, rain showers in the evening, then a chance of snow showers, possibly mixed with rain and freezing rain overnight. Cloudy. Lows around 30. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. Saturday and Saturday night, cloudy with snow showers likely. Highs around 34. Lows 18 to 23. Chance of snow 60 percent. Sunday, colder. Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow showers. Highs around 25. Sunday night, mostly cloudy. Lows 17 to 22. Monday, warmer. Partly cloudy. Highs around 35. Monday night, mostly cloudy. Lows 23 to 28. Tuesday, mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow showers. Highs around 32.
Lake Superior: Gale warning in effect from this evening through Thursday morning. Tonight, northwest wind up to 30 knots veering north by midnight. Gale force gusts up to 42 knots. Widespread fog through midnight. Areas of fog late. Rain showers through the night. Snow showers by midnight, then scattered snow showers late. Waves building to 12 to 17 feet occasionally to 21 feet. Thursday, north wind up to 30 knots diminishing to 5 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Gale force gusts up to 37 knots. Cloudy with a chance of snow in the morning, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. Waves subsiding to 3 to 5 feet occasionally to 7 feet. Thursday night, east wind 5 to 15 knots veering southeast 10 to 20 knots after midnight. Gusts up to 28 knots. Partly cloudy in the evening, then cloudy with a slight chance of drizzle, freezing drizzle and snow after midnight. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet, then building to 2 to 3 feet.
Temperatures: The average temperature Tuesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 32 degrees, 1 degrees above normal. The high Tuesday was 35 degrees and the overnight low was 29 degrees.
Precipitation: Tuesday, trace. Year to date, 39.55 inches. Normal to date, 31.39 inches.
Sunset: 5:17 this evening.
Sunrise: 7:54 a.m. Thursday.