Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, mostly clear, with a low around -7. Wind chill values between -15 and -20. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Thursday, a 40 percent chance of snow showers after 1 p.m. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 10. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Thursday night, a 50 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 4. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible. Friday, a 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Friday night, snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent.

Extended forecast: Saturday, snow showers likely. Patchy blowing snow before noon. Cloudy and cold, with a high near 10. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. Saturday night, a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0.

Temperatures: The average temperature Tuesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was -9 degrees, 25 degrees below normal. The high Tuesday was -2 degrees and the overnight low was -17 degrees.

Precipitation: Tuesday, trace. Year to date, 42.36 inches. Normal to date, 35.31 inches.

Snowfall: Tuesday, trace. Season to date, 55.4 inches. Normal to date, 66.3 inches.

Sunset: 5:09 this evening.

Sunrise: 8:34 a.m. Thursday.