Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Today: Snow showers likely, mainly between 9 a.m and 4 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible. Saturday night: Isolated snow showers before 7 p.m. Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10 percent. Sunday: Scattered snow showers, mainly after 1 p.m. Partly sunny, with a high near 20. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent. Sunday night: Scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Chance of precipitation is 40 percent.

Extended forecast: Monday: Scattered snow showers. Patchy blowing snow after 1 p.m. Partly sunny, with a high near 11. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 40 percent. Monday night: Scattered snow showers, mainly before 1 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Tuesday: Scattered snow showers, mainly after 1 p.m. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 6. Tuesday night: Scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Wednesday: Scattered snow showers. Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 8. Wednesday night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12.

Lake Superior: Today: WNW wind 10 to 15 kt. Snow showers likely, mainly before 11 a.m. Waves around 2 ft. Tonight: WSW wind 10 to 15 kt. Partly cloudy. Waves around 1 ft. Sunday: WSW wind 10 to 15 kt. Scattered snow showers, mainly after noon. Waves 1 ft or less. Sunday night: W wind 10 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Scattered snow showers. Waves around 1 ft. Monday: WNW wind 15 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Scattered snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 ft. Monday night: WNW wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Scattered snow showers. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Tuesday: W wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Scattered snow showers. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

Temperatures: The average temperature Friday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 20 degrees, 3 degrees above normal. The high Friday was 23 degrees and the overnight low was 16 degrees.

Precipitation: Friday, .01 inches. Year to date, 42.35 inches. Normal to date, 35 inches.

Snowfall: Friday, .5 inches. Season to date, 29.5 inches. Normal to date, 30.02 inches.

Sunset: 5:06 this evening.

Sunrise: 8:32 a.m. Sunday.