Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, partly cloudy in the evening, then cloudy with rain likely overnight. Lows around 35. Light winds. Chance of rain 60 percent. Saturday, unseasonably cool. Rain likely. Highs around 43. East winds 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of rain 70 percent. Saturday night, cloudy with rain likely. Lows around 37. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Extended forecast: Sunday, cool, rain. Highs around 45. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 90 percent. Sunday night, rain in the evening, then rain, possibly mixed with snow overnight. Lows around 36. Chance of precipitation 80 percent. Monday, partly cloudy. Highs around 51. Monday night, clear. Lows 32 to 37. Tuesday, warmer. Mostly sunny. Highs 57 to 62. Tuesday night, mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Lows around 40. Wednesday, cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Highs around 59. Wednesday night, a 30 percent chance of rain showers in the evening. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 40. Thursday, partly cloudy. Highs 56 to 61.
Lake Superior: Tonight, variable wind less than 10 knots. Partly cloudy through midnight, then cloudy with a chance of rain late. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Saturday, east wind less than 10 knots backing northeast 10 to 15 knots by mid afternoon. Rain likely. Waves building to 2 to 3 feet. Saturday night, northeast wind 10 to 20 knots. Cloudy. A chance of rain through midnight, then rain likely after midnight. Waves building to 2 to 4 feet, then subsiding to 2 to 3 feet.
Temperatures: The average temperature Thursday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 53 degrees, 2 degrees above normal. The high Thursday was 69 degrees and the overnight low was 37 degrees.
Precipitation: Thursday, .18 inches. Year to date, 17.62 inches. Normal to date, 12.03 inches.
Sunset: 9:20 this evening
Sunrise: 6:13 a.m. Saturday.