Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then partly cloudy overnight. Lows around 46. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent. Saturday, mostly sunny. Highs around 64 inland to around 58 at the shore. North winds 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Saturday night, a 20 percent chance of rain showers overnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around 42. Light winds.

Extended forecast: Sunday, mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Highs around 63 inland to around 57 at the shore. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Sunday night, mostly cloudy. Lows around 43. Monday, partly cloudy. Highs around 67 inland to around 61 at the shore. Monday night through Tuesday night, mostly clear. Lows around 45. Highs around 71 inland to around 65 at the shore. Wednesday, partly cloudy. Highs around 73 inland to around 67 at the shore. Wednesday night, mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows around 49. Thursday, cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs around 69.

Lake Superior: Tonight, northwest wind less than 10 knots. Mostly cloudy through midnight then becoming partly cloudy. A chance of rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a slight chance of rain showers after midnight. Waves calm to 1 foot. Saturday, northwest wind less than 10 knots through early afternoon becoming variable. Mostly sunny. Waves calm to 1 foot. Saturday night, variable wind less than 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves calm to 1 foot.

Temperatures: The average temperature Thursday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 53 degrees, 7 degrees below normal. The high Thursday was 64 degrees and the overnight low was 42 degrees.

Precipitation: Thursday, none. Year to date, 23.09 inches. Normal to date, 14.97 inches.

Sunset: 9:44 this evening

Sunrise: 5:57 a.m. Saturday.