Weather

Forecast for Saturday, July 1, 2017

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the evening. Saturday, a 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. North wind around 5 mph. Saturday night, a 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the evening.

Extended forecast: Sunday, a 30 percent chance of showers before 2 p.m. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Sunday night, mostly clear, with a low around 52. Monday, mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Monday night, mostly clear, with a low around 53. Independence Day, mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Tuesday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Wednesday, mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Wednesday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Thursday, mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

Lake Superior: Tonight, northwest wind less than 10 knots backing west after midnight. Cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Patchy fog. Waves calm to 1 foot. Saturday, west wind less than 10 knots veering northwest by mid afternoon. Patchy fog through early afternoon. Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Waves calm to 1 foot. Saturday night, southwest wind less than 10 knots. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers through midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight. Waves calm to 1 foot.

Temperatures: The average temperature Thursday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 62 degrees, 2 degrees below normal. The high Thursday was 65 degrees and the overnight low was 56 degrees.

Precipitation: Thursday, .12 inches. Year to date, 20.81 inches. Normal to date, 16.40 inches.

Sunset: 9:47 this evening.

Sunrise: 6:01 a.m. Saturday.