Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, clear, with a low around 24. Northwest wind around 5 mph. Saturday, sunny, with a high near 60. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. Saturday night, a 20 percent chance of showers after 2 a.m. Increasing clouds, with a low around 32. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.
Extended forecast: Sunday, a slight chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then a slight chance of snow showers between 7 a.m. and noon, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers after noon. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 39. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20 percent. Sunday night, a 30 percent chance of snow showers after 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Monday, a 30 percent chance of snow showers before 8 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Monday night, a chance of showers after 8 p.m. Cloudy, with a low around 39. Tuesday, a chance of showers before 2 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Tuesday night, mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Lake Superior: Tonight, northwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Clear. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet. Saturday, variable winds less than 10 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Saturday night, southwest winds less than 10 knots veering northwest 10 to 15 knots after midnight. Mostly clear through midnight then mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers possibly mixed with snow after midnight. Waves building to 2 to 3 feet.
Temperatures: The average temperature Thursday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 34 degrees, 6 degrees below normal. The high Thursday was 36 degrees and the overnight low was 31 degrees.
Precipitation: Thursday, .85 inches. Year to date, 10.19 inches. Normal to date, 9.67 inches.
Snowfall: Thursday, .2 inches. Season to date, 150.6 inches. Normal to date, 199.2 inches.
Sunset: 8:47 this evening.
Sunrise: 6:50 a.m. Saturday.