Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, cloudy with numerous snow showers. Snow accumulation around an inch. Lows 14 to 19. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 70 percent. Saturday, mostly cloudy with scattered snow showers. Highs around 23. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 50 percent. Saturday night, partly cloudy. Lows around 6 above inland to around 12 at the shore. Light winds.

Extended forecast: Sunday, mostly cloudy. Highs around 28. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Sunday night through Monday night, mostly cloudy. Lows 17 to 22. Highs around 32.

Tuesday, a chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 29. Chance of snow 40 percent. Tuesday night, snow showers likely. Lows 10 to 15. Chance of snow 70 percent.

Wednesday, colder. Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow showers. Highs around 18. Wednesday night, mostly cloudy. Lows 3 to 8 above. Thursday, a chance of snow showers in the morning. Cloudy. Highs around 20. Chance of snow 30 percent.

Lake Superior: Tonight, east wind 10 to 15 knots. Cloudy with scattered snow showers. Waves building to 2 to 3 feet. Saturday, east wind 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy with scattered snow showers. Waves building to 2 to 4 feet, then subsiding to 2 to 3 feet. Saturday night, east wind less than 10 knots veering south after midnight. Partly cloudy. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Thursday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 13 degrees, 1 degree below normal. The high Thursday was 15 degrees and the overnight low was 11 degrees.

Precipitation: Thursday, .02 inches. Year to date, .72 inches. Normal to date, .78 inches.

Snowfall: Thursday, 1.2 inches. Season to date, 96.4 inches. Normal to date, 86.9 inches.

Sunset: 5:24 this evening.

Sunrise: 8:32 a.m. Saturday