Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then mostly clear with a slight chance of showers overnight. Lows around 61. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest overnight. Chance of rain 40 percent.

Thursday, mostly sunny. Highs 73 to 78. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Thursday night, clear. Lows 53 to 58. Light winds.

Extended forecast: Friday, mostly sunny. Highs around 80. Light winds. Friday night and Saturday, mostly clear. Lows around 59. Highs around 80.

Saturday night and Sunday, clear. Lows around 57. Highs around 80. Sunday night and Monday, clear. Lows around 60. Highs around 81. Monday night and Tuesday, mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs 78 to 83 inland to around 76 at the shore.

Lake Superior: Tonight, southwest wind less than 10 knots veering northwest late. Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms through midnight, then mostly clear with a slight chance of showers late. Waves calm to 1 foot.

Thursday, north wind less than 10 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves calm to 1 foot. Thursday night, variable wind less than 10 knots. Mostly clear. Waves calm to 1 foot.

Temperatures: The average temperature Tuesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 59 degrees, 6 degrees below normal. The high Tuesday was 68 degrees and the overnight low was 49 degrees.

Precipitation: Tuesday, trace. Year to date, 20.15 inches. Normal to date, 20.00 inches.

Sunset: 9:11 this evening.

Sunrise: 6:41 a.m. Thursday.