Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10 p.m.. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Light and variable wind becoming north 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40 percent. Wednesday, isolated showers before 9 a.m. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. North wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20 percent. Wednesday night, a 20 percent chance of showers after 3 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

Extended forecast: Thursday, showers likely, mainly after 3 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. Thursday night, showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent. Friday, showers likely, mainly before 9 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. Friday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Saturday, mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Saturday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Sunday, a chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Sunday night, a chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

Monday, sunny, with a high near 74.

Lake Superior: Tonight, west wind less than 10 knots veering north late. Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy after midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Isolated showers late. Waves building to 2 to 3 feet. Wednesday, north wind 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy with isolated showers through early afternoon, then mostly sunny by mid afternoon. Waves building to 2 to 4 feet, then subsiding to 2 to 3 feet. Wednesday night, north wind less than 10 knots veering northeast after midnight. Partly cloudy through midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Monday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 72 degrees, 7 degrees above normal. The high Monday was 83 degrees and the overnight low was 60 degrees.

Precipitation: Monday, .02 inches. Year to date, 22.79 inches. Normal to date, 19.32 inches.

Sunset: 9:21 this evening.

Sunrise: 6:33 a.m. Wednesday.