Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Today, unseasonably cool. Rain. Areas of fog. Highs around 40. Northeast winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph. Chance of rain 100 percent. Tonight, rain showers. Lows around 37. North winds 15 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 100 percent. Monday, warmer. Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers in the morning, then sunny in the afternoon. Highs around 53. North winds 10 to 15 mph. Monday night, clear. Lows 34 to 39. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

Extended forecast:Tuesday, warmer, sunny. Highs around 61 inland to around 55 at the shore. Tuesday night, a 40 percent chance of rain showers overnight. Cloudy. Lows around 41.

Wednesday, mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Highs around 60. Wednesday night, mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows around 44. Chance of rain 30 percent. Thursday, warmer. Mostly cloudy. Highs 68 to 73 inland to around 63 at the shore. Thursday night, a chance of showers in the evening, then showers likely overnight. Cloudy. Lows around 47. Chance of rain 60 percent. Friday, mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs around 66 inland to around 60 at the shore. Friday night and Saturday, partly cloudy. Lows around 44. Highs 60 to 65 inland to around 58 at the shore.

Lake Superior: Small craft advisory in effect from 8 p.m. Saturday through Monday morning. Today, northeast wind 20 to 25 knots with gale force gusts up to 35 knots. Rain. Patchy fog. Waves building to 6 to 9 feet occasionally to 11 feet. Sunday night, north wind 20 to 25 knots. Rain showers likely. Waves building to 8 to 11 feet occasionally to 14 feet, then subsiding to 7 to 10 feet occasionally to 13 feet. Monday, northwest wind 10 to 20 knots. Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers through early afternoon, then mostly sunny by mid afternoon. Waves subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Saturday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 38 degrees, 14 degrees below normal. The high Saturday was 40 degrees and the overnight low was 36 degrees.

Precipitation: Saturday, 1.13 inches, breaking hte 1987 record of 1.03 inches. Year to date, 18.75 inches. Normal to date, 12.24 inches.

Sunset: 9:22 this evening

Sunrise: 6:11 a.m. Monday.