Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, mostly clear, with a low around 59. North wind around 5 mph. Friday, sunny, with a high near 71. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Friday night, clear, with a low around 55. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Extended forecast: Saturday, sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Saturday night, mostly clear, with a low around 61. Sunday, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Sunday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Monday, mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Monday night, mostly clear, with a low around 61. Tuesday, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Tuesday night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Wednesday, mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

Lake Superior: Tonight, northwest wind less than 10 knots veering north after midnight. Mostly clear. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Friday, northeast wind less than 10 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Friday night, variable wind less than 10 knots. Clear. Waves calm to 1 foot.

Temperatures: The average temperature Wednesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 71 degrees, 5 degrees above normal. The high Wednesday was 81 degrees and the overnight low was 61 degrees.

Precipitation: Wednesday, .01 inches. Year to date, 22.77 inches. Normal to date, 18.84 inches.

Sunset: 9:27 this evening.

Sunrise: 6:27 a.m. Friday.