Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Today, isolated showers and thunderstorms after 3 p.m. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20 percent. Tonight, scattered showers and thunderstorms before 9 p.m., then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9 p.m and 3 a.m., then a chance of showers after 3 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. East wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent.

Sunday, a 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Sunday night, a 40 percent chance of showers before 9 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind around 10 mph.

Extended forecast: Monday, sunny, with a high near 68. Monday night, clear, with a low around 55. Tuesday, sunny, with a high near 77. Tuesday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Wednesday, mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Wednesday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Thursday, mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Thursday night, mostly clear, with a low around 59. Friday, mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

Lake Superior: Today, east wind less than 10 knots becoming 5 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Scattered showers and thunderstorms late. Waves building to 1 to 2 feet. Tonight, southeast wind less than 10 knots veering south after midnight. Cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms through midnight, then showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Sunday, northeast wind 5 to 15 knots. Cloudy with a chance of showers. Waves building to 1 to 2 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Friday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 68 degrees, 2 degrees above normal. The high Friday was 80 degrees and the overnight low was 56 degrees.

Precipitation: Friday, none. Year to date, 22.42 inches. Normal to date, 18.37 inches.

Sunset: 9:33 this evening.

Sunrise: 6:21 a.m. Sunday.