Weather

Forecast for Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017 (AP graphic)

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, clear. Lows 42 to 47. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Thursday, mostly sunny. Highs around 60. West winds 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Thursday night, clear. Lows 40 to 45. Light winds.

Extended forecast: Friday, sunny in the morning, then partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs around 59. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

Friday night, showers. Lows around 48. Chance of rain 80 percent. Saturday, showers. Highs around 62. Chance of rain 90 percent. Saturday night, a 40 percent chance of showers in the evening. Mostly clear. Lows around 49.

Sunday, mostly sunny. Highs around 65. Sunday night, a 30 percent chance of rain showers in the evening. Mostly clear. Lows 44 to 49. Columbus Day, a 40 percent chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. Highs around 61.

Monday night, a chance of rain showers in the evening. Mostly cloudy. Lows 42 to 47. Chance of rain 40 percent. Tuesday, partly cloudy. Highs around 56.

Lake Superior: Tonight, west wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts up to 24 knots. Clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet. Thursday, west wind 10 to 15 knots veering northwest by mid afternoon. Mostly sunny. Waves subsiding to 2 to 3 feet. Thursday night, northwest wind less than 10 knots through

midnight becoming variable. Clear. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Tuesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 68 degrees, 20 degrees above normal. The high Tuesday was 77 degrees and the overnight low was 58 degrees.

Precipitation: Tuesday, .07 inches. Year to date, 30.65 inches. Normal to date, 26.50 inches.

Sunset: 7:24 this evening.

Sunrise: 7:54 a.m. Thursday.