Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Today, sunny, with a high near 71. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Tonight, partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northwest wind around 5 mph. Columbus Day, mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Northwest wind around 5 mph. Monday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Tuesday, sunny, with a high near 55. Tuesday night, mostly clear, with a low around 42.

Extended forecast: Wednesday, mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Wednesday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Thursday, mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Thursday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Friday, partly sunny, with a high near 63. Friday night, mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Saturday, a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.

Lake Superior: Today, southwest wind 10 to 15 knots backing south in the afternoon, then veering southwest late. Mostly sunny. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet. Tonight, northwest wind 5 to 15 knots. Mostly clear. Waves calm to 1 foot. Monday, northwest wind 5 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Saturday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 57 degrees, 10 degrees above normal. The high Saturday was 62 degrees and the overnight low was 52 degrees.

Precipitation: Saturday, 1.29 inches, breaking the 2000 record of 1.08 inches. Year to date, 32.05 inches. Normal to date, 27.04 inches.

Sunset: 7:15 this evening.

Sunrise: 7:59 a.m. Monday.

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