Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Winter weather advisory in effect until 1 a.m Thursday. Tonight, numerous snow showers. Snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches. Lows 6 to 11 above inland to around 14 at the shore. Inland, north winds 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest overnight. Near the shore, north winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of snow 70 percent. Thursday, mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow showers. Highs around 19. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Thursday night, a chance of snow showers in the evening, then snow showers likely overnight. Cloudy. Lows 9 to 14 above. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 60 percent.

Extended forecast: Friday, snow showers. Highs 15 to 20. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 90 percent. Friday night, snow showers in the evening, then a chance of snow showers overnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 4 above inland to around 10 above at the shore. Chance of snow 90 percent. Saturday, cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow showers. Highs around 21. Saturday night, snow showers likely in the evening. Cloudy. Lows 16 to 21. Chance of snow 60 percent. Sunday, mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow showers. Highs around 29. Sunday night and Monday, mostly cloudy. Lows 17 to 22. Highs around 32. Monday night, cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow showers. Lows around 23. Tuesday, cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow showers. Highs around 29.

Lake Superior: Tonight, north wind 10 to 20 knots becoming 10 to 15 knots late. Cloudy with scattered snow showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet. Thursday, northwest wind 10 to 15 knots. Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Waves subsiding to 2 to 3 feet. Thursday night, west wind 10 to 15 knots. Cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the evening, then snow showers likely after midnight. Waves building to 2 to 4 feet, then subsiding to 2 to 3 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Tuesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 8 degrees, 11 degrees below normal. The high Tuesday was 10 degrees and the overnight low was 6 degrees.

Precipitation: Tuesday, .05 inches. Year to date, 41.92 inches. Normal to date, 34.22 inches.

Snowfall: Tuesday, 1.0 inch. Season to date, 39.1 inches. Normal to date, 46.7 inches.

Sunset: 5:03 this evening.

Sunrise: 8:27 a.m. Thursday.