Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, clear, with a low around 59. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Tuesday, sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Tuesday night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2 a.m. Increasing clouds, with a low around 66. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent.

Extended forecast: Wednesday, showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8 a.m., then showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8am and 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. Wednesday night, a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8 p.m. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

Thursday, sunny, with a high near 72. Thursday night, mostly clear, with a low around 58. Friday, sunny, with a high near 73. Friday night, mostly clear, with a low around 57. Saturday, sunny, with a high near 76. Saturday night, mostly clear, with a low around 60. Sunday, a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

Lake Superior: Tonight, variable wind less than 10 knots becoming south less than 10 knots late. Clear. Waves calm to 1 foot. Tuesday, south wind 5 to 15 knots. Sunny. Waves building to 1 to 2 feet. Tuesday night…south wind 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms through midnight, then cloudy with showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Sunday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 57 degrees, 9 degrees below normal. The high Sunday was 64 degrees and the overnight low was 49 degrees.

Precipitation: Sunday, .32 inches, a record for the date. The previous record was .25 inches set in 2006. Year to date, 22.76 inches. Normal to date, 18.56 inches.

Sunset: 9:31 this evening.

Sunrise: 6:23 a.m. Tuesday.