Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, clear. Lows 53 to 58 inland to around 60 at the shore. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph becoming west overnight. Thursday, sunny. Highs around 81. West winds 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Thursday night, a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight. Mostly clear. Lows 56 to 61. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

Extended forecast: Friday, cooler. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely in the afternoon. Cloudy. Highs around 70. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent. Friday night, showers likely in the evening, then a chance of showers overnight. Cloudy. Lows around 59. Chance of rain 60 percent. Saturday, partly cloudy. Highs around 75. Saturday night, mostly clear. Lows around 60. Sunday and Sunday night, partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 78. Lows around 60. Monday, partly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs around 77. Chance of rain 40 percent. Monday night, mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows around 63. Chance of rain 40 percent. Tuesday, partly cloudy. Highs around 78.

Lake Superior: Tonight, west wind 5 to 15 knots. Clear. Waves building to 2 to 3 feet. Thursday, west wind 5 to 15 knots backing southwest less than 10 knots by mid afternoon. Sunny. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet. Thursday night, south wind 5 to 15 knots. Mostly clear. Waves calm to 1 foot.

Temperatures: The average temperature Tuesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 57 degrees, 6 degrees below normal. The high Tuesday was 61 degrees and the overnight low was 52 degrees.

Precipitation: Tuesday, trace. Year to date, 22.08 inches. Normal to date, 21.38 inches.

Sunset: 8:48 this evening.

Sunrise: 6:59 a.m. Thursday.