Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, cold. Scattered snow showers in the evening, then isolated snow showers overnight. Mostly clear. Lows 11 to 16 inland to around 18 at the shore. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph becoming west overnight. Chance of snow 50 percent. Friday, partly cloudy in the morning then becoming cloudy. Highs around 28. West winds 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Friday night, cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow showers. Lows around 21. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Extended forecast: Saturday, a chance of snow showers, possibly mixed with rain in the afternoon. Cloudy. Highs around 35. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent. Saturday night, snow showers. Lows around 24. Chance of snow 80 percent.
Sunday, snow showers. Patchy blowing snow in the afternoon. Highs 27 to 32. Chance of snow 80 percent. Sunday night, cold. Snow showers. Lows 10 to 15. Chance of snow 80 percent. Veterans Day and Monday night, cold. Mostly cloudy with snow showers likely. Highs 18 to 23. Lows 8 to 13 above. Chance of snow 70 percent.
Tuesday, cold. Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow showers. Highs around 23. Tuesday night, cold. A chance of snow showers in the evening. Partly cloudy. Lows 9 to 14 above. Chance of snow 40 percent. Wednesday, a chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. Highs around 26. Chance of snow 30 percent.
Lake Superior: Tonight, northwest wind 10 to 20 knots. Periods of snow showers through midnight, then scattered snow showers late. Waves subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Friday, west wind 10 to 15 knots backing southwest in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of snow showers in the morning. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet. Friday night, southwest wind 10 to 15 knots. Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Temperatures: The average temperature Wednesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 21 degrees, 14 degrees below normal. The high Wednesday was 25 degrees and the overnight low was 16 degrees.
Precipitation: Wednesday, trace. Year to date, 40.37 inches. Normal to date, 30.56 inches.
Snowfall: Wednesday, trace. Season to date, 5.9 inches. Normal to date, 9.0 inches.
Sunset: 5:27 this evening.
Sunrise: 7:42 a.m. Friday