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Forecast for Tuesday, August 1, 2017 (AP graphic)

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, partly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Tuesday, scattered showers and thunderstorms after 3 p.m. Increasing clouds, with a high near 83. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40 percent. Tuesday night, showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9 p.m., then a chance of showers between 9 p.m. and 3 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent.

Extended forecast: Wednesday, mostly sunny, with a high near 66. North wind around 10 mph. Wednesday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Thursday, a 30 percent chance of showers after 3 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Thursday night, showers likely, mainly after 9 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Friday, showers likely, mainly before 9 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Friday night, a chance of showers, mainly before 3 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Saturday, partly sunny, with a high near 66. Saturday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Sunday, mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

Lake Superior: Tonight, southeast wind less than 10 knots veering southwest after midnight. Mostly clear. Waves calm to 1 foot. Tuesday, southwest wind less than 10 knots veering northwest by mid afternoon. Mostly sunny through early afternoon, then mostly cloudy with numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms by mid afternoon. Waves calm to 1 foot. Tuesday night, northwest wind less than 10 knots veering north 10 to 15 knots after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms through midnight. Waves building to 1 to 2 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Sunday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 71 degrees, 6 degrees below normal. The high Sunday was 86 degrees and the overnight low was 56 degrees.

Precipitation: Sunday, trace. Year to date, 22.77 inches. Normal to date, 19.22 inches.

Sunset: 9:22 this evening.

Sunrise: 6:31 a.m. Tuesday.