Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, rain showers in the evening, then rain showers, possibly mixed with snow overnight. Areas of fog overnight. Snow accumulation up to 1 inch. Lows around 35. East winds 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast overnight. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.

Thursday, cooler. Areas of fog in the morning. Cloudy with rain likely. Highs around 40. North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.

Thursday night, cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain, possibly mixed with snow in the evening, then partly cloudy overnight. Lows around 32. North winds 10 to 15 mph.

Extended forecast: Friday, warmer, sunny. Highs 49 to 54. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Friday night and Saturday, warmer, clear. Lows around 31. Highs around 64 inland to around 55 at the shore. Saturday night, partly cloudy. Lows around 37. Sunday, mostly sunny. Highs around 55. Sunday night, partly cloudy. Lows around 34. Monday and Monday night, mostly clear. Highs around 49. Lows around 31. Tuesday, partly cloudy. Highs around 49.

Lake Superior: Tonight, east wind 10 to 15 knots backing northeast 15 to 20 knots after midnight, then increasing to 20 to 25 knots late. Rain showers through midnight, then rain showers possibly mixed with snow showers late. Areas of fog late. Waves building to 5 to 8 feet occasionally to 10 feet. Thursday, north wind 20 to 25 knots. Areas of fog through early afternoon. Cloudy with a chance of rain. Waves building to 6 to 9 feet occasionally to 11 feet. Thursday night, north wind 15 to 25 knots. Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain possibly mixed with snow through midnight, then partly cloudy after midnight. Waves subsiding to 3 to 5 feet occasionally to 7 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Tuesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 45 degrees, 7 degrees above normal. The high Tuesday was 56 degrees and the overnight low was 34 degrees.

Precipitation: Tuesday, .01 inches. Year to date, 12.01 inches. Normal to date, 9.29 inches.

Snowfall: Tuesday, trace. Season to date, 221.7 inches. Normal to date, 197.6 inches.

Sunset: 8:41 this evening.

Sunrise: 6:58 a.m. Thursday