Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Winter weather advisory in effect until 6 a.m. Tuesday. Tonight, snow. Patchy blowing snow. Snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches. Lows around 23. North winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 100 percent. Tuesday, cold. Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow showers. Highs around 34. North winds 10 to 15 mph. Tuesday night, cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow showers. Lows around 25. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

Extended forecast: Wednesday, a slight chance of snow showers in the morning, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 38. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 20 percent. Wednesday night, a chance of snow showers in the evening. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 27. Chance of snow 30 percent. Thursday and Thursday night, mostly clear. Highs around 41. Lows around 24. Friday and Friday night, mostly clear. Highs around 44. Lows around 24. Saturday and Saturday night, partly cloudy. Highs around 46. Lows around 25. Sunday, mostly sunny. Highs around 48.

Lake Superior: Small craft advisory in effect through late Tuesday night. Tonight, north wind 20 to 25 knots. Freezing spray through midnight. Snow. Waves 7 to 10 feet occasionally to 13 feet. Tuesday, north wind 15 to 25 knots. Cloudy. A chance of snow showers through early afternoon, then a slight chance of snow showers by mid afternoon. Waves subsiding to 4 to 7 feet occasionally to 9 feet. Tuesday night, north wind 10 to 15 knots. Cloudy with a slight chance of snow showers. Waves subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Sunday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 21 degrees, 17 degrees below normal. The high Sunday was 23 degrees and the overnight low was 19 degrees.

Precipitation: Sunday, 2.04 inches which is a record for the date. The previous record of 1.00 inches had been set in 1993. Year to date, 8.18 inches. Normal to date, 9.19 inches.

Snowfall: Sunday, 15.8 inches which is a record for the date. The previous record was 10.0 inches set in 1993. Season to date, 164.4 inches. Normal to date, 197.1 inches.

Sunset: 8:39 this evening.

Sunrise: 7 a.m. Tuesday.