Marquette and vicinity: Today, isolated showers in the morning. Partly cloudy. Highs around 65. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of rain 20 percent. Tonight, mostly clear. Lows around 43 inland to around 49 at the shore. Light winds. Friday, warmer. Mostly sunny. Highs around 74. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Friday night, partly cloudy. Lows 56 to 61. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
Extended forecast: Saturday and Saturday night, mostly clear. Highs 72 to 77. Lows 48 to 53. Sunday through Monday, partly cloudy. Highs around 66. Lows 45 to 50. Monday night, mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows 49 to 54. Tuesday, partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs around 72. Tuesday night, a chance of showers in the evening. Partly cloudy. Lows 48 to 53. Chance of rain 40 percent. Wednesday, partly cloudy. Highs around 68.
Lake Superior: Today, north wind 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Isolated showers through mid afternoon. Waves subsiding to 2 to 3 feet. Tonight, northwest wind less than 10 knots backing west after midnight. Mostly clear. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet. Friday, southwest wind less than 10 knots backing south 5 to 15 knots by mid afternoon. Mostly sunny. Waves calm to 1 foot.
Temperatures: The average temperature Wednesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 58 degrees, 1 degrees below normal. The high Wednesday was 61 degrees and the overnight low was 54 degrees.
Precipitation: Wednesday, 0.03 inch. Year to date, 18.27 inches. Normal to date, 24.17 inches.
Sunset: 8:13 this evening.
Sunrise: 7:22 a.m. Friday.