Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, a chance of showers in the evening, then a slight chance of showers overnight. Cloudy. Lows around 52. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent. Friday, cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs around 65. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Friday night, partly cloudy. Lows 51 to 56. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

Extended forecast: Saturday, warmer. A 20 percent chance of showers in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 75. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Saturday night, mostly clear. Lows 54 to 59.

Lake Superior: Tonight, northwest wind 15 to 20 knots. Cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Waves building to 2 to 4 feet. Friday, northwest wind 10 to 15 knots. Cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Waves subsiding to 2 to 3 feet. Friday night, west wind 5 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy through midnight then becoming partly cloudy. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Wednesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 65 degrees. The high Wednesday was 76 degrees and the overnight low was 53 degrees.

Precipitation: Wednesday, .61 inches. Year to date, 19.43 inches. Normal to date, 18.75 inches.

Sunset: 9:29 this evening.

Sunrise: 6:25 a.m. Friday.