Weather

(AP graphic)

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, clear. Lows 43 to 48. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph. Friday, unseasonably warm. Sunny. Highs around 73. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Friday night, clear in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows around 53. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

Extended forecast: Saturday, a 30 percent chance of showers in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 67. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Saturday night, mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows around 54.

Sunday, showers likely in the morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 60. Chance of rain 70 percent. Sunday night, mostly clear. Lows 41 to 46. Monday, mostly cloudy. Highs around 59. Monday night, rain showers likely in the evening, then a chance of rain showers overnight. Cloudy. Lows around 42. Chance of rain 60 percent. Tuesday, cooler. Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Highs around 50. Tuesday night, a chance of rain showers in the evening, then a chance of rain showers, possibly mixed with snow overnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows 34 to 39. Chance of precipitation 50 percent. Wednesday, partly cloudy. Highs around 48.

Lake Superior: Tonight, southwest wind 10 to 15 knots. Clear. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet. Friday, south wind 10 to 15 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Friday night, south wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts up to 23 knots. Clear through midnight then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Wednesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 60 degrees, 18 degrees above normal. The high Wednesday was 70 degrees and the overnight low was 49 degrees.

Precipitation: Wednesday, none. Year to date, 33.76 inches. Normal to date, 28.48 inches.

Sunset: 6:56 this evening.

Sunrise: 8:15 a.m. Friday.