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Forecast for Friday, June 9, 2017 (AP graphic)

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11 p.m. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40 percent. Friday, patchy fog before 1 p.m. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 58. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Friday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.

Extended forecast:Saturday, a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Saturday night, a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2 a.m. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Sunday, mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Sunday night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Monday, a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Monday night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Tuesday, a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Tuesday night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Wednesday, a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.

Lake Superior: Tonight, variable wind less than 10 knots becoming north less than 10 knots after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Patchy fog through the night. Waves calm to 1 foot. Friday, north wind less than 10 knots. Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog through early afternoon. Waves building to 1 to 2 feet. Friday night, variable wind less than 10 knots becoming south less than 10 knots after midnight. Mostly clear. Waves calm to 1 foot.

Temperatures: The average temperature Wednesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 60 degrees, 2 degrees above normal. The high Wednesday was 78 degrees and the overnight low was 42 degrees.

Precipitation: Wednesday, none. Year to date, 15.08 inches. Normal to date, 14.37 inches.

Sunset: 9:41 this evening.

Sunrise: 5:57 a.m. Friday.