Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, isolated showers in the evening. Partly cloudy. Lows around 50. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph becoming west overnight. Chance of rain 20 percent. Saturday, warmer. Mostly sunny. Highs around 74. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Saturday night, mostly clear. Lows 53 to 58. Light winds.

Extended forecast: Sunday, a slight chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. Highs around 77. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.

Sunday night, mostly clear. Lows 53 to 58. Monday, a 30 percent chance of showers in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 79. Monday night, clear. Lows around 57. Tuesday and Tuesday night, mostly clear. Highs around 80. Lows around 56. Wednesday, mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs around 72. Wednesday night, partly cloudy. Lows around 52. Thursday, mostly sunny. Highs around 73.

Lake Superior: Tonight, northwest wind less than 10 knots backing west after midnight. Mostly cloudy with isolated showers in the evening, then partly cloudy after midnight. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet. Saturday, northwest wind less than 10 knots through early afternoon becoming variable. Sunny. Waves calm to 1 foot. Saturday night, variable wind less than 10 knots becoming southwest less than 10 knots after midnight. Mostly clear. Waves calm to 1 foot.

Temperatures: The average temperature Thursday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 61 degrees, 5 degrees below normal. The high Thursday was 68 degrees and the overnight low was 54 degrees.

Precipitation: Thursday, .10 inches. Year to date, 19.53 inches. Normal to date, 18.84 inches.

Sunset: 9:28 this evening.

Sunrise: 6:26 a.m. Saturday.