Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows around 64. South winds 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest overnight. Friday, warm. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 83. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent. Friday night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms overnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 57. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.

Extended forecast:Saturday, a chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Highs 75 to 80 inland to around 68 at the shore. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent. Saturday night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers overnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 51. Chance of rain 40 percent. Sunday, partly cloudy. Highs around 76 inland to around 69 at the shore. Sunday night through tuesday night, mostly clear. Lows 49 to 54. Highs 77 to 82 inland to around 69 at the shore. Wednesday, partly cloudy. Highs around 80 inland to around 74 at the shore.

Lake Superior: Tonight, southwest wind 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Friday, southwest wind less than 10 knots backing south by mid afternoon. Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog by mid afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Friday night, south wind less than 10 knots veering southwest after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms through midnight, then a chance of rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Patchy fog through the night. Waves calm to 1 foot.

Temperatures: The average temperature Wednesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 62 degrees, 9 degrees above normal. The high Wednesday was 82 degrees and the overnight low was 42 degrees.

Precipitation: Wednesday, zero inches. Year to date, 9.28 inches. Normal to date, 12.77 inches.

Sunset: 9:28 p.m. this evening.

Sunrise: 6:06 a.m. Friday.