Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Lows around 43. Light winds becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph overnight. Wednesday, cooler. Mostly cloudy in the morning then clearing. Highs 55 to 60 inland to around 49 at the shore. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Wednesday night, mostly clear in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers overnight. Lows around 38. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

Extended forecast: Thursday, rain showers likely in the morning, then a chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Cloudy. Highs around 58. South winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent. Thursday night, partly cloudy. Lows around 36. Friday, mostly sunny. Highs 54 to 59 inland to around 50 at the shore. Friday night, mostly cloudy. Lows around 37. Saturday, a chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Cloudy. Highs around 56. Chance of rain 30 percent. Saturday night and Sunday, mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Lows around 40. Highs around 57. Sunday night, cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Lows around 41. Monday, cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Highs around 55.

Lake Superior: Tonight, variable wind less than 10 knots becoming west less than 10 knots after midnight, then veering northwest late. Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers through midnight, then a slight chance of rain showers late. Waves calm to 1 foot. Wednesday, northwest wind less than 10 knots. Mostly cloudy through early afternoon then clearing. A slight chance of drizzle through early afternoon. Waves building to 1 to 2 feet. Wednesday night, variable wind less than 10 knots becoming south 5 to 15 knots after midnight. Mostly clear through midnight, then mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Monday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 46 degrees, 4 degrees below normal. The high Monday was 61 degrees and the overnight low was 30 degrees.

Precipitation: Monday, none. Year to date, 17.42 inches. Normal to date, 11.74 inches.

Sunset: 9:16 this evening.

Sunrise: 6:17 a.m. Wednesday