Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then partly cloudy overnight. Patchy fog overnight. Lows around 54. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Wednesday, cooler. Partly cloudy. Highs 67 to 72. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

Extended forecast: Wednesday night and Thursday, partly cloudy. Lows around 54. Highs 70 to 75 inland to around 67 at the shore. Light winds. Thursday night and Friday, mostly clear. Lows around 55. Highs 75 to 80 inland to around 71 at the shore. Friday night through Saturday night, clear. Lows 56 to 61 inland to around 62 at the shore. Highs 80 to 85 inland to around 78 at the shore. Sunday, warm. A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 84. Sunday night, partly cloudy. Lows around 59. Monday, cooler. Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 75.

Lake Superior: Tonight, north wind 10 to 15 knots veering northeast late. Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Waves building to 2 to 3 feet. Wednesday, northeast wind less than 10 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet. Wednesday night, northeast wind less than 10 knots. Mostly clear. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Monday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 76 degrees, 12 degrees above normal. The high Monday was 88 degrees and the overnight low was 63 degrees.

Precipitation: Monday, none. Year to date, 20.40 inches. Normal to date, 20.61 inches.

Sunset: 9:02 this evening.

Sunrise: 6:49 a.m. Wednesday.