Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, mostly clear. Lows around 60. Light winds. Saturday, warm, sunny. Highs 78 to 83. North winds 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Saturday night, clear. Patchy fog overnight. Lows around 57. Light winds.

Extended forecast: Sunday, warm, sunny. Highs around 84. Light winds. Sunday night through Monday night, very warm. Clear. Lows around 63. Highs around 85. Tuesday, a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. Highs around 81. Chance of rain 40 percent. Tuesday night, partly cloudy. Lows around 56. Wednesday and Wednesday night, cooler. Mostly clear. Highs around 68. Lows 51 to 56 inland to around 57 at the shore. Thursday, mostly sunny. Highs around 72.

Lake Superior: Tonight, variable wind less than 10 knots becoming southwest less than 10 knots late. Mostly clear. Waves calm to 1 foot. Saturday, north wind less than 10 knots through early afternoon becoming variable. Sunny. Waves calm to 1 foot. Saturday night, variable wind less than 10 knots. Clear. Waves calm to 1 foot.

Temperatures: The average temperature Thursday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 69 degrees, 4 degrees above normal. The high Thursday was 78 degrees and the overnight low was 59 degrees.

Precipitation: Thursday, trace. Year to date, 20.27 inches. Normal to date, 20.20 inches.

Sunset: 9:08 this evening.

Sunrise: 6:43 a.m. Saturday.