Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Today, patchy fog in the morning. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 77. Light winds becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain 70 percent. Tonight, a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight. Patchy fog. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 60. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph becoming west overnight. Chance of rain 40 percent. Monday, partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs around 71. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Monday night, showers likely overnight. Cloudy. Lows around 58. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Extended forecast:Tuesday, showers likely in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Cloudy. Highs around 76. Chance of rain 70 percent. Tuesday night, cloudy with showers likely. Lows around 61. Chance of rain 70 percent. Wednesday, a chance of showers in the morning. Cloudy. Highs around 69. Chance of rain 50 percent.Wednesday night, partly cloudy. Lows around 51.Thursday through Friday, mostly clear. Highs 67 to 72 inland to around 66 at the shore. Lows 47 to 52. Friday night and Saturday, mostly clear. Lows around 53.Highs around 70.

Lake Superior: Today, southeast wind less than 10 knots. Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. A chance of showers and thunderstorms late. Waves calm to 1 foot. Tonight, south wind less than 10 knots veering west after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms through midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Waves calm to 1 foot. Monday, northwest wind less than 10 knots veering northeast by mid afternoon. Partly cloudy. Waves building to 1 to 2 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Saturday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 71 degrees, 10 degrees above normal. The high Saturday was 81 degrees and the overnight low was 61 degrees.

Precipitation: Saturday, 0.01 inches. Year to date, 24.31 inches. Normal to date, 22.48 inches.

Sunset: 8:27 this evening.

Sunrise: 7:12 a.m. Monday.