Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, clear. Lows around 44. Light winds. Thursday, much warmer. Sunny. Highs around 76 inland to around 67 at the shore. Light winds. Thursday night, mostly clear. Lows around 49. Light winds.

Extended forecast: Friday, mostly sunny. Highs around 76 inland to around 70 at the shore. Light winds. Friday night through Saturday night, clear. Lows around 52. Highs 75 to 80. Sunday, a chance of showers in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. Highs around 77. Chance of rain 30 percent. Sunday night, mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows around 50. Monday, partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs around 70 inland to around 64 at the shore. Monday night, mostly clear. Lows around 47. Tuesday, partly cloudy. Highs around 69 inland to around 63 at the shore.

Lake Superior: Tonight, variable wind less than 10 knots. Mostly clear. Waves calm to 1 foot. Thursday, variable wind less than 10 knots becoming east less than 10 knots by mid afternoon. Mostly sunny. Waves calm to 1 foot. Thursday night, variable wind less than 10 knots. Mostly clear. Waves calm to 1 foot.

Temperatures: The average temperature Tuesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 63 degrees, 6 degrees above normal. The high Tuesday was 77 degrees and the overnight low was 48 degrees.

Precipitation: Tuesday, .01 inches. Year to date, 22.46 inches. Normal to date, 14.06 inches.

Sunset: 9:39 this evening

Sunrise: 5:59 a.m. Thursday.