Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Today, a chance of drizzle before 4 p.m., then a slight chance of freezing drizzle between 4 p.m. and 5 p.m., then a chance of snow and freezing drizzle after 5 p.m. Patchy fog before 8 a.m. Otherwise, cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 30 by 5 p.m. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent. Tonight, snow showers likely. Patchy blowing snow between 1 a.m. and 3 a.m. Cloudy, with a low around 22. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible. Sunday, a 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 1 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Sunday night, mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.

Extended forecast: Monday, mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Monday night, mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Tuesday, a chance of snow showers after 1 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Breezy. Tuesday night, a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Blustery. Wednesday, a chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Wednesday night, mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Thanksgiving Day, mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Thursday night, a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Friday, snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.

Lake Superior: Today, north wind 15 to 25 knots increasing to up to 30 knots by mid afternoon. Cloudy. A slight chance of drizzle through early afternoon, then a chance of snow and a slight chance of drizzle by mid afternoon. Waves building to 7 to 10 feet occasionally to 13 feet. Tonight, northwest wind 20 to 25 knots with gusts up to 33 knots. Snow showers likely and a chance of drizzle in the evening, then snow showers after midnight. Waves subsiding to 6 to 9 feet occasionally to 11 feet.

Sunday, northwest wind 15 to 25 knots becoming 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon. Cloudy. Snow showers likely in the morning, then a chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Waves subsiding to 3 to 6 feet occasionally to 8 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Friday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 35 degrees, 2 degrees below normal. The high Friday was 35 degrees and the overnight low was 28 degrees.

Precipitation: Friday, .16 inches. Year to date, 40.27 inches. Normal to date, 31.72 inches.

Snowfall: Friday, trace. Season to date, 20.5 inches. Normal to date, 16. 8 inches.

Sunset: 5:15 this evening.

Sunrise: 7:59 a.m. Sunday.

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