Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Today, mostly sunny, with a high near 71. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Tonight, partly cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Sunday, a 20 percent chance of showers after 2 p.m. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Sunday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 55.

Extended forecast:Monday, sunny, with a high near 73. Monday night, mostly clear, with a low around 59. Tuesday, sunny, with a high near 80. Tuesday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Wednesday, a chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Wednesday night, a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Thursday, a chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Thursday night, mostly clear, with a low around 58. Friday, mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

Lake Superior: Small craft advisory in effect through this afternoon. Today, northwest wind 5 to 15 knots becoming less than 10 knots late. Gusts up to 23 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet. Tonight, variable wind less than 10 knots. Mostly clear. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Sunday, variable wind less than 10 knots. Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers by mid afternoon. Waves calm to 1 foot.

Temperatures: The average temperature Friday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 57 degrees, 8 degrees below normal. The high Friday was 62 degrees and the overnight low was 51 degrees.

Precipitation: Friday, 1 inch. Year to date, 24.59 inches. Normal to date, 19.71 inches.

Sunset: 9:15 this evening.

Sunrise: 6:37 a.m. Sunday.