Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow showers. Patchy fog. Lows around 28. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph becoming west overnight. Tuesday, partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow showers. Patchy blowing snow in the afternoon. Highs around 33. West winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph. Tuesday night, patchy blowing snow in the evening. Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow showers. Lows 13 to 18. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.

Extended forecast: Wednesday, colder. A chance of snow showers in the morning, then a slight chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 20. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 30 percent.

Wednesday night, a chance of snow showers in the evening, then snow showers overnight. Cloudy. Lows around 14. Chance of snow 80 percent. ­

Thursday, snow showers likely in the morning, then a chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Cloudy. Highs around 25. Chance of snow 60 percent. Thursday night, snow showers likely. Lows around 19. Chance of snow 70 percent.

Friday, snow showers. Highs around 28. Chance of snow 90 percent. Friday night, snow showers. Lows 16 to 21. Chance of snow 80 percent. Saturday, snow showers likely in the morning, then a chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Cloudy. Highs around 22. Chance of snow 70 percent. Saturday night, a chance of snow showers in the evening. Mostly cloudy. Lows 3 to 8 above. Chance of snow 50 percent. Sunday, cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow showers. Highs 12 to 17.

Lake Superior: Gale warning in effect from late tonight through late Tuesday night. Tonight, southwest wind 15 to 25 knots veering west 20 to 25 knots late. Gusts up to 33 knots. Cloudy with a chance of rain showers and snow showers. Patchy fog through the night. Waves building to 6 to 9 feet occasionally to 11 feet. Tuesday, west wind up to 30 knots with gale force gusts up to 44 knots. Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers and snow showers. Waves building to 11 to 15 feet occasionally to 19 feet. Tuesday night, northwest wind up to 30 knots diminishing to 15 to 25 knots after midnight. Gale force gusts up to 44 knots. Cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the evening, then snow showers likely after midnight. Waves building to 12 to 17 feet occasionally to 21 feet, then subsiding to 7 to 10 feet occasionally to 13 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Sunday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 19 degrees, 1 degree above normal. The high Sunday was 25 degrees and the overnight low was 12 degrees.

Precipitation: Sunday, .02 inches. Year to date, 42.20 inches. Normal to date, 34.61 inches.

Snowfall: Sunday, .3 inches. Season to date, 48.2 inches. Normal to date, 53.7 inches.

Sunset: 5:04 this evening.

Sunrise: 8:30 a.m. Tuesday.