Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, patchy fog. A 20 percent chance of showers overnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 56. Light winds. Wednesday, a slight chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Highs 74 to 79. West winds 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of rain 40 percent. Wednesday night, a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers overnight. Patchy fog. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 57. Light winds. Chance of rain 40 percent.

Extended forecast: Thursday, a chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Cloudy. Highs around 71. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent. Thursday night, showers likely in the evening, then a chance of showers overnight. Cloudy. Lows around 56. Chance of rain 70 percent. Friday, mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs around 67. Friday night, a chance of showers in the evening. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 54. Chance of rain 30 percent. Saturday, partly cloudy. Highs around 69. Saturday night through Monday, mostly clear. Lows 52 to 57. Highs around 74.

Lake Superior: Tonight, variable wind less than 10 knots. Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Wednesday, variable wind less than 10 knots becoming northeast less than 10 knots by mid afternoon. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers through early afternoon, then a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms by mid afternoon. Waves calm to 1 foot. Wednesday night, variable wind less than 10 knots. Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms through midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight. Waves calm to 1 foot.

Temperatures: The average temperature Monday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 59 degrees, 6 degrees below normal. The high Monday was 75 degrees and the overnight low was 43 degrees.

Precipitation: Monday, none. Year to date, 24.66 inches. Normal to date, 20.00 inches.

Sunset: 9:11 this evening.

Sunrise: 6:41 a.m. Wednesday.