Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, scattered showers, mainly between 8 p.m. and 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40 percent. Thursday, scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. South wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent. Thursday night, a 20 percent chance of showers before 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

Extended forecast: Friday, mostly sunny, with a high near 52. North wind around 5 mph. Friday night, mostly clear, with a low around 38. Saturday, sunny, with a high near 54. Saturday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Sunday, mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Sunday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Monday, mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Monday night, mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Tuesday, a chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.

Lake Superior: Tonight, south winds less than 10 knots. Cloudy. Isolated rain showers through midnight then scattered rain showers late. Waves calm to 1 foot. Thursday, south winds less than 10 knots veering northwest by mid afternoon. Cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Waves calm to 1 foot. Thursday nigh, northwest winds less than 10 knots. Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Waves calm to 1 foot.

Temperatures: The average temperature Tuesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 41 degrees, 7 degrees below normal. The high Tuesday was 58 degrees and the overnight low was 24 degrees.

Precipitation: Tuesday, none. Year to date, 12.44 inches. Normal to date, 11.38 inches.

Sunset: 9:12 this evening.

Sunrise: 6:21 a.m. Thursday.