Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, clear. Lows 25 to 30. Light winds. Saturday, warmer, sunny. Highs around 64. Light winds becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Saturday night, partly cloudy in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers overnight. Lows around 40. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

Extended forecast: Sunday, mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Highs 52 to 57. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Sunday night, cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Lows around 36. Monday, cooler. Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Highs around 46. Monday night, partly cloudy. Lows around 32. Tuesday and Tuesday night, mostly clear. Highs around 48. Lows 27 to 32. Wednesday, mostly sunny. Highs around 54. Wednesday night and Thursday, partly cloudy. Lows around 37. Highs around 59.

Lake Superior: Tonight, variable wind less than 10 knots. Clear. Waves calm to 1 foot. Saturday, southeast wind less than 10 knots backing east 5 to 15 knots by mid afternoon. Sunny. Waves building to 1 to 2 feet. Saturday night, south wind less than 10 knots veering west 10 to 15 knots after midnight. Partly cloudy through midnight, then mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Thursday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 34 degrees, 5 degrees below normal. The high Thursday was 37 degrees and the overnight low was 31 degrees.

Precipitation: Thursday, .26 inches. Year to date, 12.94 inches. Normal to date, 9.49 inches.

Snowfall: Thursday, none. Season to date, 221.7 inches. Normal to date, 198.5 inches.

Sunset: 8:43 this evening.

Sunrise: 6:55 a.m. Saturday