Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, partly cloudy, with a low around 42. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Thursday, a 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Thursday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 34. North wind around 5 mph.

Extended forecast: Friday, mostly sunny, with a high near 46. North wind around 5 mph. Friday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Saturday, sunny, with a high near 43. Saturday night, mostly clear, with a low around 33. Sunday, sunny, with a high near 45. Sunday night, mostly clear, with a low around 33. Monday, sunny, with a high near 48. Monday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Tuesday, partly sunny, with a high near 53.

Lake Superior: Tonight, south winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly clear. Waves building to 1 to 2 feet. Thursday, west winds less than 10 knots veering northwest by mid afternoon. Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Thursday night, north winds less than 10 knots. Gusts up to 17 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves building to 2 to 3 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Tuesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 38 degrees, 8 degrees below normal. The high Tuesday was 46 degrees and the overnight low was 30 degrees.

Precipitation: Tuesday, .16 inches. Year to date, 12.42 inches. Normal to date, 10.77 inches.

Snowfall: Tuesday, .9 inches. Season to date, 154.0 inches. Normal to date, 202.0 inches.

Sunset: 9:03 this evening.

Sunrise: 6:31 a.m. Thursday.