Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, mostly clear, with a low around 13. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Thursday, sunny, with a high near 37. West wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

Thursday night, snow showers likely after 3 a.m. Increasing clouds, with a low around 28. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Extended forecast: Friday, snow showers likely, possibly mixed with rain showers and freezing rain before 1 p.m., then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers between 1 p.m. and 2 p.m., then rain showers likely after 2 p.m. Cloudy, with a high near 39. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent.

Friday night, a chance of rain showers before 11 p.m., then snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent.

Saturday, snow showers likely. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent.

Saturday night, snow showers likely, mainly before 9 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

Sunday, mostly sunny, with a high near 37.

Sunday night, rain and snow showers likely before 1 a.m., then rain showers, snow showers, and freezing rain likely between 1 a.m. and 2 a.m., then snow showers likely after 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.

Monday, freezing rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.

Monday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 26.

Tuesday, a chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 33.

Lake Superior: Tonight, northwest winds 10 to 15 knots backing west less than 10 knots after midnight. Clear. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

Thursday, west winds less than 10 knots backing southwest 10 to 15 knots by mid afternoon. Mostly sunny. Waves building to 1 to 2 feet.

Thursday night, south winds 10 to 20 knots. Mostly clear through midnight, then mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers after midnight. Waves building to 2 to 4 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Tuesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 12 degrees, 11 degrees below normal. The high Tuesday was 21 degrees and the overnight low was 2 degrees.

Precipitation: Tuesday, .14 inches. Year to date, 5.59 inches. Normal to date, 5.88 inches.

Snowfall: Tuesday, 4.1 inches. Season to date, 138.4 inches. Normal to date, 170.5 inches.

Sunset: 7:56 this evening.

Sunrise: 8:01 a.m. Thursday.