Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, mostly clear. Lows 47 to 52 inland to around 55 at the shore. Light winds. Tuesday, a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 79. West winds 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Tuesday night, mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog. Lows around 56. Light winds.

Extended forecast: Wednesday, a chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 74. Light winds. Chance of rain 50 percent.

Wednesday night, mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows around 55. Thursday, mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs around 71. Thursday night, a chance of showers in the evening. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 54. Chance of rain 30 percent. Friday through Saturday, partly cloudy. Highs around 72. Lows around 54. Saturday night, mostly clear. Lows around 54. Sunday, partly cloudy. Highs around 72.

Lake Superior: Tonight, variable wind less than 10 knots becoming west less than 10 knots after midnight. Mostly clear. Waves building to 1 to 2 feet. Tuesday, west wind less than 10 knots veering north by mid afternoon. Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers by mid afternoon. Waves building to 2 to 3 feet, then subsiding to 1 to 2 feet. Tuesday night, variable wind less than 10 knots. Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Sunday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 57 degrees, 8 degrees below normal. The high Sunday was 67 degrees and the overnight low was 46 degrees.

Precipitation: Sunday, trace. Year to date, 24.66 inches. Normal to date, 19.90 inches.

Sunset: 9:12 this evening.

Sunrise: 6:40 a.m. Tuesday.