Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, clear. Lows around 42. Light winds. Friday, sunny. Highs around 73 inland to around 65 at the shore. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Friday night, partly cloudy. Lows around 47. Light winds.

Extended forecast: Saturday, mostly cloudy. Highs around 73. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph. Saturday night, a chance of showers in the evening, then showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms overnight. Cloudy. Lows around 54. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Sunday, showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Cloudy. Highs 72 to 77. Chance of rain 60 percent.

Sunday night, mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows around 53.

Monday and Monday night, mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs around 74 inland to around 68 at the shore. Lows around 53. Chance of rain 40 percent.

Tuesday, a chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. Highs around 74. Chance of rain 50 percent.

Tuesday night, mostly clear. Lows around 53. Wednesday, a 30 percent chance of showers in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 78 inland to around 71 at the shore.

Lake Superior: Tonight, variable wind less than 10 knots. Clear. Waves calm to 1 foot.

Friday, variable wind less than 10 knots becoming northeast less than 10 knots by mid afternoon. Mostly sunny. Waves calm to 1 foot. Friday night, variable wind less than 10 knots becoming southeast less than 10 knots after midnight. Partly cloudy. Waves calm to 1 foot.

Temperatures: The average temperature Wednesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 57 degrees, 5 degrees below normal. The high Wednesday was 66 degrees and the overnight low was 48 degrees.

Precipitation: Wednesday, none. Year to date, 23.11 inches. Normal to date, 15.51 inches.

Sunset: 9:47 this evening

Sunrise: 5:57 a.m. Friday.