Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Today, warm. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 84. South winds 5 to 15 mph. Tonight, warm. A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows 66 to 71. South winds 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest overnight. Sunday, very warm. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. Highs around 85. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent. Sunday night, warm. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows around 65. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

Extended forecast:Monday, mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 79. Monday night, partly cloudy. Lows around 57. Tuesday, mostly sunny. Highs around 72. Tuesday night, clear. Lows 53 to 58. Wednesday and Wednesday night, warmer. Mostly clear. Highs around 81. Lows around 60. Thursday, a chance of showers in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 79. Chance of rain 30 percent. Thursday night, mostly clear. Lows around 59. Friday, a chance of showers in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 79. Chance of rain 30 percent.

Lake Superior: Saturday, south wind 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms late. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Saturday night, southwest wind 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Sunday, southwest wind less than 10 knots backing south by midafternoon. Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Friday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 64 degrees, 1 degrees below normal. The high Friday was 75 degrees and the overnight low was 52 degrees.

Precipitation: Friday, none. Year to date, 19.90 inches. Normal to date, 19.61 inches.

Sunset: 9:17 this evening.

Sunrise: 6:36 a.m. Sunday.

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