Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, clear. Lows 53 to 58 inland to around 61 at the shore. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Wednesday, sunny in the morning, then mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs around 78. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Wednesday night, showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers overnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 56. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.

Extended forecast: Thursday, cooler. Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs around 68. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Thursday night and Friday, mostly cloudy. Lows around 52. Highs around 68. Friday night and Saturday, mostly clear. Lows 49 to 54. Highs around 76.

Saturday night, mostly clear. Lows around 55. Sunday, a 30 percent chance of showers in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. Highs around 77.

Sunday night, mostly clear. Lows around 55. Monday, a chance of showers in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 77. Chance of rain 30 percent.

Lake Superior: Tonight, west wind less than 10 knots. Clear. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Wednesday, west wind less than 10 knots veering north by mid afternoon. Sunny through early afternoon then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Wednesday night, southeast wind less than 10 knots veering northwest after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms through midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight. Waves calm to 1 foot.

Temperatures: The average temperature Monday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 65 degrees, 1 degree below normal. The high Monday was 74 degrees and the overnight low was 56 degrees.

Precipitation: Monday, none. Year to date, 18.70 inches. Normal to date, 18.56 inches.

Sunset: 9:31 this evening.

Sunrise: 6:23 a.m. Wednesday.