Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, clear, with a low around 46. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Wednesday, sunny, with a high near 68. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Wednesday night, mostly clear, with a low around 54. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the evening.

Extended forecast: Thursday, a 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2 p.m. Increasing clouds, with a high near 67. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Thursday night, a 30 percent chance of showers before 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Friday, partly sunny, with a high near 60. Friday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Saturday, mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Saturday night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Sunday, mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Sunday night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Monday, a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.

Lake Superior: Tonight, west wind less than 10 knots in the evening becoming variable. Clear. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Wednesday, southwest wind less than 10 knots backing east by mid afternoon. Sunny. Waves calm to 1 foot. Wednesday night, south wind less than 10 knots veering southwest after midnight. Clear. Waves calm to 1 foot.

Temperatures: The average temperature Monday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 56 degrees, 1 degree below normal. The high Monday was 64 degrees and the overnight low was 48 degrees.

Precipitation: Monday, none. Year to date, 15.08 inches. Normal to date, 14.17 inches.

Sunset: 9:40 this evening.

Sunrise: 5:58 a.m. Wednesday.