Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Friday, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 40. Northeast wind around 15 mph. Friday night, mostly clear, with a low around 31. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

Extended forecast: Saturday, partly sunny, with a high near 43. North wind around 5 mph. Saturday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 32.

Sunday, mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Sunday night, rain likely before 5a.m., then rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Monday, rain and snow likely before 8 a.m., then a chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Monday night, mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Tuesday, mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Tuesday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Wednesday, a chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 43.

Lake Superior: Tonight, east winds 15 to 20 knots backing northeast after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of drizzle and snow through midnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet. Friday, northeast winds 15 to 20 knots backing north 10 to 15 knots by mid afternoon. Partly cloudy. Waves subsiding to 2 to 3 feet. Friday night, northwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Mostly clear. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Wednesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 30 degrees, 1 degrees above normal. The high Wednesday was 35 degrees and the overnight low was 24 degrees.

Precipitation: Wednesday, none. Year to date, 6.42 inches. Normal to date, 7.38 inches.

Snowfall: Wednesday, none. Season to date, 141.0 inches. Normal to date, 185.7 inches.

Sunset: 8:17 this evening.

Sunrise: 7:31 a.m. Friday.