Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Friday, mostly sunny. Highs around 67. North winds 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Friday night, mostly clear. Patchy fog overnight. Lows around 45 inland to around 51 at the shore. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Saturday, mostly sunny. Highs around 65. East winds 5 to 10 mph.

Extended forecast:Saturday night through sunday night, clear. Lows 46 to 51. Highs 66 to 71 inland to around 64 at the shore. Monday and monday night, mostly clear. Highs around 71. Lows 49 to 54 inland to around 56 at the shore. Tuesday and tuesday night, mostly clear. Highs around 75. Lows 53 to 58 inland to around 59 at the shore. Wednesday, sunny. Highs around 77.

Lake Superior: Tonight, variable wind less than 10 knots becoming west less than 10 knots late. Clear. Waves calm to 1 foot. Friday, northwest wind less than 10 knots veering north by mid-afternoon. Mostly sunny. Waves calm to 1 foot. Friday night, northeast wind less than 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots after midnight. Mostly clear. Waves building to 2 to 3 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Wednesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 58 degrees, 2 degrees below normal. The high Saturday was 68 degrees and the overnight low was 60 degrees.

Precipitation: Saturday, 2.69 inches. Year to date, 29.51 inches. Normal to date, 22.91 inches.

Sunset: 8:19 p.m. this evening.

Sunrise: 7:18 a.m. Friday.