Weather

Forecast for Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017 (AP graphic)

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then showers likely overnight. Cloudy. Lows around 58. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent. Thursday, cooler. Patchy fog in the morning. Showers likely in the morning, then showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs around 68. South winds 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of rain 70 percent. Thursday night, showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers overnight. Cloudy. Lows around 56. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.

Extended forecast: Friday, mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs around 66. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Friday night, mostly cloudy. Lows around 53. Saturday, mostly sunny. Highs around 70. Saturday night, mostly clear. Patchy fog overnight. Lows 49 to 54.

Sunday, mostly sunny. Highs around 74. Sunday night, mostly clear. Patchy fog overnight. Lows 51 to 56. Monday, mostly sunny. Highs around 76. Monday night, mostly clear. Patchy fog overnight. Lows 53 to 58. Tuesday, mostly sunny. Highs around 76.

Lake Superior: Tonight, south wind less than 10 knots. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms through midnight, then a chance of showers late. Waves calm to 1 foot. Thursday, southeast wind 5 to 15 knots. Showers likely through early afternoon, then showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms by mid afternoon. Waves calm to 1 foot. Thursday night, southeast wind less than 10 knots backing northeast after midnight. Cloudy. Showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms through midnight, then a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Waves calm to 1 foot.

Temperatures: The average temperature Tuesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 66 degrees, 1 degree above normal. The high Tuesday was 77 degrees and the overnight low was 55 degrees.

Precipitation: Tuesday, trace. Year to date, 24.66 inches. Normal to date, 20.10 inches.

Sunset: 9:09 this evening.

Sunrise: 6:43 a.m. Thursday.