Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Today, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 49. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Tonight, partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Monday, a 20 percent chance of showers after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. South wind around 5 mph. Monday night, showers likely, mainly after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent.

Extended forecast:Tuesday, showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. High near 67. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. Tuesday night, a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Wednesday, a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Wednesday night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Thursday, a chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Thursday night, mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Friday, partly sunny, with a high near 54. Friday night, a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Saturday, a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.

Lake Superior: Today, variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Sunday night, variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 ft or less. Monday, ESE wind 5 to 10 kt. A slight chance of showers. Waves 1 ft or less. Monday night, SE wind around 10 kt. Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 5am. Waves 1 ft or less. Tuesday, SE wind around 10 kt. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Waves 1 ft or less. Tuesday night, SSE wind around 10 kt becoming SSW after midnight. A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Patchy fog after 5am. Waves around 1 ft. Wednesday, SSW wind 5 to 10 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 11am. Waves 1 ft or less. Wednesday night, S wind 5 to 10 kt. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Patchy fog after 2am. Waves 1 ft or less.

Temperatures: The average temperature Saturday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 51 degrees, 1 degrees above normal. The high Saturday was 61 degrees and the overnight low was 40 degrees.

Precipitation: Saturday, .1 inch. Year to date, 12.58 inches. Normal to date, 11.74 inches.

Sunset: 9:17 this evening.

Sunrise: 6:17 a.m. Monday.