Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Today: Showers and thunderstorms before 2 p.m., then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2 p.m. and 3 p.m., then a chance of showers after 3 p.m. Temperature rising to near 63 by 11 a.m., then falling to around 54 during the remainder of the day. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Sunday night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 7 p.m. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 59. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Monday night; Showers likely, mainly after 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent.

Extended forecast: Tuesday: Showers. High near 48. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 90 percent. Tuesday night: Showers likely, mainly before 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. Wednesday: A chance of showers before 8 a.m. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Wednesday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Thursday: A chance of showers after 2 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Thursday night: Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 40. Friday Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.

Friday night: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Saturday: Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.

Lake Superior: Today: S wind 5 to 15 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 kt. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3 p.m, then showers likely. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Sunday night: SW wind around 10 kt. A chance of showers, mainly before 7 p.m. Waves 1 ft or less. Monday: S wind around 10 kt. Partly sunny. Waves 1 ft or less. Monday night: WNW wind 5 to 15 kt. Showers likely, mainly after 2 a.m. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Tuesday: N wind 25 to 30 kt, with gusts as high as 40 kt. Showers. Waves 5 ft building to 16 ft. Tuesday night: NNW wind 20 to 25 kt decreasing to 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 kt. Showers likely, mainly before 2 a.m. Waves 13 ft subsiding to 7 ft. Wednesday: N wind around 10 kt. A chance of showers. Waves 3 to 4 ft. Wednesday night: Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

Temperatures: The average temperature Saturday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 64 degrees, 24 degrees above normal. The high Saturday was 72 degrees and the overnight low was 56 degrees.

Precipitation: Saturday 0.0 inches. Year to date, 33.76 inches. Normal to date, 28.83 inches.

Sunset: 6:51 p.m. this evening.

Sunrise: 8:19 a.m. Monday.

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