Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, mostly clear in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers overnight. Lows around 62. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

Friday, mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs around 74. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph becoming east 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Friday night, cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows around 58. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

Extended forecast: Saturday, cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs 68 to 73. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

Saturday night, cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows around 57. Sunday, mostly cloudy. Highs 72 to 77. Sunday night and Monday, mostly clear. Lows around 56. Highs 77 to 82. Monday night and Tuesday, mostly clear. Lows around 59. Highs around 78. Tuesday night, mostly clear. Lows around 56. Wednesday, partly cloudy. Highs around 75.

Lake Superior: Tonight, southeast wind 5 to 15 knots becoming less than 10 knots late. Mostly clear through midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers late. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet. Friday, east wind less than 10 knots. Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Waves calm to 1 foot. Friday night, northeast wind less than 10 knots backing north 5 to 15 knots after midnight. Cloudy. A slight chance of showers through midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight. Waves building to 2 to 3 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Wednesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 60 degrees, 6 degrees below normal. The high Wednesday was 76 degrees and the overnight low was 43 degrees.

Precipitation: Wednesday, none. Year to date, 17.99 inches. Normal to date, 18.09 inches.

Sunset: 9:36 this evening.

Sunrise: 6:17 a.m. Friday.