Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then partly cloudy overnight. Lows around 59. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Tuesday, partly cloudy in the morning, then cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs around 73. South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Tuesday night, cloudy with showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then mostly clear with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms overnight. Lows around 52. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Extended forecast: Wednesday, cooler. Mostly sunny. Highs around 63. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Wednesday night and Thursday, mostly clear. Lows 44 to 49. Highs around 60. Thursday night and Friday, mostly clear. Lows 39 to 44. Highs around 56.

Friday night, a 30 percent chance of rain showers overnight. Mostly clear. Lows 37 to 42. Saturday, mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Highs around 58.

Saturday night, partly cloudy. Lows around 44. Sunday, a chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. Highs around 62. Chance of rain 30 percent.

Lake Superior: Tonight, south wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to 27 knots. Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly clear. Waves 2 to 3 feet. Tuesday, south wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to 27 knots. Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms by mid-afternoon. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.

Tuesday night, southwest wind 10 to 15 knots veering west after midnight. Gusts up to 23 knots. Cloudy with showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms through midnight, then partly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Waves building to 2 to 4 feet.

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

Precipitation: Sunday, none. Year to date, 30.58 inches. Normal to date, 26.22 inches.

Sunset: 7:28 this evening.

Sunrise: 7:52 a.m. Tuesday.