Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Lows around 44. Light winds. Tuesday, warmer. Partly cloudy with a chance of showers in the morning, then cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs around 70 inland to around 63 at the shore. South winds 5 to 10 mph becoming light in the afternoon. Chance of rain 50 percent. Tuesday night, a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers overnight. Cloudy. Lows around 50. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.

Extended forecast: Wednesday, cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly sunny. Highs 62 to 67. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Wednesday night, clear. Lows around 46. Thursday and Thursday night, mostly clear. Highs 71 to 76 inland to around 65 at the shore. Lows around 49. Friday through Saturday, clear. Highs 72 to 77 inland to around 67 at the shore. Lows around 50. Saturday night and Sunday, partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows around 51. Highs around 69 inland to around 63 at the shore.

Lake Superior: Tonight, southeast wind 5 to 15 knots. Cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Waves building to 1 to 2 feet. Tuesday, southeast wind less than 10 knots backing east by mid afternoon. Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers through early afternoon, then a chance of rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms by mid afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Tuesday night, east wind less than 10 knots backing north after midnight. Cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Sunday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 45 degrees, 11 degrees below normal. The high Sunday was 54 degrees and the overnight low was 36 degrees.

Precipitation: Sunday, none. Year to date, 22.45 inches. Normal to date, 13.85 inches.

Sunset: 9:37 this evening

Sunrise: 5:59 a.m. Tuesday.