Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, clear. Lows 42 to 47. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Tuesday, a 40 percent chance of showers in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 71 inland to around 63 at the shore. West winds 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Tuesday night, a chance of rain in the evening, then rain likely overnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 47. Light winds. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Extended forecast: Wednesday, cooler, rain. Highs around 59. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent. Wednesday night, rain likely in the evening, then a chance of rain overnight. Cloudy. Lows around 41. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Thursday, mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Highs around 58. Thursday night and Friday, mostly cloudy. Lows around 42. Highs around 61. Friday night, mostly clear. Lows around 42.

Saturday, a chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. Highs around 65 inland to around 58 at the shore. Chance of rain 30 percent. Saturday night and Sunday, partly cloudy. Lows around 44. Highs around 66 inland to around 59 at the shore.

Lake Superior: Tonight, west wind 5 to 15 knots. Clear. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet, then building to 2 to 3 feet. Tuesday, northwest wind less than 10 knots veering northeast by mid afternoon. Mostly sunny. A chance of rain showers by mid afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Tuesday night, south wind less than 10 knots. Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain through midnight, then rain likely after midnight. Waves calm to 1 foot.

Temperatures: The average temperature Sunday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 68 degrees, 9 degrees above normal. The high Sunday was 80 degrees and the overnight low was 56 degrees.

Precipitation: Sunday, .15 inches. Year to date, 22.61 inches. Normal to date, 14.57 inches.

Sunset: 9:43 this evening

Sunrise: 5:57 a.m. Tuesday.