Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers overnight. Patchy fog. Cloudy. Lows 47 to 52. Light winds. Chance of rain 50 percent. Wednesday, a chance of rain showers in the morning, then a slight chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Cloudy. Highs around 65 inland to around 55 at the shore. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent. Wednesday night, mostly clear. Lows around 45. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

Extended forecast: Thursday, warmer. Mostly sunny. Highs around 75 inland to around 66 at the shore. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Thursday night and Friday, mostly clear. Lows around 48. Highs 71 to 76 inland to around 64 at the shore. Friday night and Saturday, clear. Lows around 50. Highs around 76 inland to around 68 at the shore. Saturday night, mostly clear. Lows around 51.

Sunday and Sunday night, partly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs around 73 inland to around 66 at the shore. Lows around 51. Chance of rain 30 percent.

Monday, partly cloudy. Highs around 68 inland to around 62 at the shore.

Lake Superior: Tonight, east wind less than 10 knots through midnight becoming variable. Cloudy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of rain showers after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

Wednesday, north wind less than 10 knots backing northwest 5 to 15 knots by mid afternoon. Cloudy. A chance of rain showers through early afternoon, then a slight chance of rain showers by mid afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Wednesday night, northwest wind less than 10 knots. Mostly clear. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Monday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 45 degrees, 12 degrees below normal. The high Monday was 59 degrees and the overnight low was 31 degrees.

Precipitation: Monday, trace. Year to date, 22.45 inches. Normal to date, 13.95 inches.

Sunset: 9:38 this evening

Sunrise: 5:59 a.m. Wednesday.