Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, mostly cloudy. Lows around 40. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Friday, a chance of rain showers in the morning, then rain showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Cloudy. Highs around 57. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Friday night, showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers overnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 47. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Extended forecast: Saturday, much warmer. Partly cloudy. Highs around 78 inland to around 72 at the shore. West winds 5 to 15 mph. Saturday night and Sunday, cooler. Mostly clear. Lows around 44. Highs 62 to 67 inland to around 57 at the shore.
Sunday night, mostly clear. Lows around 40. Memorial Day, a 50 percent chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 61. Monday night, showers likely in the evening, then a chance of showers overnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 43. Chance of rain 60 percent. Tuesday through Wednesday, mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Highs around 63. Lows around 42.
Lake Superior: Tonight, northwest wind 5 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy through midnight then becoming partly cloudy. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.
Friday, east wind 5 to 15 knots veering southeast 10 to 15 knots by mid afternoon. Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers through early afternoon, then rain showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms by mid afternoon. Waves building to 2 to 3 feet. Friday night, southeast wind 10 to 15 knots veering south less than 10 knots after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Rain showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms through midnight, then a slight chance of rain showers after midnight. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.
Temperatures: The average temperature Wednesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 47 degrees, 6 degrees below normal. The high Wednesday was 50 degrees and the overnight low was 44 degrees.
Precipitation: Wednesday, .13 inches. Year to date, 21.98 inches. Normal to date, 12.67 inches.
Sunset: 9:26 this evening
Sunrise: 6:07 a.m. Friday.