Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3 p.m. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Monday night: A chance of showers before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between midnight and 3 a.m., then a chance of showers after 3 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent.

Extended forecast: : Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent. Tuesday night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9 p.m, then a chance of showers between 9 p.m. and 3 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent. Wednesday: A chance of showers after 9 a.m. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Wednesday night: A chance of showers before 9 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Thursday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.Friday night: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Saturday: A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.

Lake Superior: Today: SSW wind 10 to 15 kt. Mostly sunny. Waves around 1 ft.Sunday night: S wind 10 to 15 kt. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 ft or less. Monday: SSE wind 10 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. A slight chance of showers. Waves around 1 ft. Monday Night: S wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. A chance of showers before 11 p. m., then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11 p.m. and 2 a.m., then a chance of showers after 2 a.m. Waves around 1 ft. Tuesday: S wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11 a.m. Waves around 1 ft.

Tuesday night: SW wind around 10 kt becoming NW after midnight. A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2 a.m. Waves 1 ft or less. Wednesday: Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of showers. Waves 1 ft or less. Wednesday night: Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 ft or less.

Temperatures: The average temperature Saturday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 44 degrees, 6 degrees below normal. The high Saturday was 53 degrees and the overnight low was 35 degrees.

Precipitation: Saturday .24 inches. Year to date, 30.58 inches. Normal to date, 25.96 inches.

Sunset: 7:31 this evening.

Sunrise: 7:49 a.m.Monday.