Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Today, a slight chance of showers between 4 p.m. and 5 p.m., then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5 p.m. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 10 percent. Tonight, chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4 a.m., then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent. Tuesday, a slight chance of showers before 7 a.m., then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7 a.m. and 2 p.m., then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. Tuesday night, showers likely, mainly before 8 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent.

Extended forecast: Wednesday, a 20 percent chance of showers before 2 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.Wednesday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Thursday, a 30 percent chance of showers after 2 p.m. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Thursday night, a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Friday, partly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy. Friday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Saturday, sunny, with a high near 60. Saturday night, mostly clear, with a low around 47. Sunday, sunny, with a high near 64.

Lake Superior: Today, south wind 5 to 15 knots veering northwest less than 10 knots in the afternoon, then veering north late. Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms late. Waves calm to 1 foot. Tonight, north wind less than 10 knots through midnight becoming variable. Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves calm to 1 foot. Tuesday, variable wind less than 10 knots becoming south less than 10 knots by mid afternoon. Cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms through early afternoon, then showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms by mid afternoon. Waves building to 1 to 2 feet. Tuesday night, west wind 5 to 15 knots veering northwest 15 to 20 knots after midnight. Cloudy with a chance of showers. Waves building to 3 to 5 feet occasionally to 7 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Sunday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 77 degrees, 25 degrees above normal. The high Sunday was a record 88 degrees and the overnight low was 65 degrees.

Precipitation: Sunday, none. Year to date, 29.96 inches. Normal to date, 25.27 inches.

Sunset: 7.41 this evening.

Sunrise: 7:43 a.m. Tuesday.