Weather

Forecast for Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Tuesday, a 20 percent chance of showers after 2 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. West wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Tuesday night, a 20 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind around 5 mph.

Extended forecast: Wednesday, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Northeast wind around 10 mph. Wednesday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Thursday, mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Thursday night, mostly clear, with a low around 42. Friday, mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Friday night, mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Saturday, a chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Saturday night, a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Sunday, a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.

Lake Superior: Tonight, variable winds less than 10 knots. Mostly cloudy with isolated rain showers in the evening then partly cloudy after midnight. Waves calm to 1 foot. Tuesday, variable winds less than 10 knots becoming north by mid afternoon. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers by mid afternoon. Waves calm to 1 foot. Tuesday night, north winds less than 10 knots veering northeast after midnight. Cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Waves building to 1 to 2 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Sunday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 48 degrees, 5 degrees below normal. The high Sunday was 53 degrees and the overnight low was 42 degrees.

Precipitation: Sunday, .23 inches. Year to date, 14.17 inches. Normal to date, 12.56 inches.

Sunset: 9:26 this evening.

Sunrise: 6:08 a.m. Tuesday.