Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, clear. Lows around 45. Light winds. Saturday, mostly sunny. Highs 70 to 75. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph. Saturday night, partly cloudy in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers overnight. Lows around 52. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

Extended forecast: Sunday, cloudy with showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs around 72. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.

Sunday night, showers likely in the evening, then a chance of showers overnight. Cloudy. Lows around 56. Chance of rain 60 percent. Monday, mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs around 75 inland to around 68 at the shore. Monday night, mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows around 53. Chance of rain 40 percent. Tuesday, a chance of showers. Partly cloudy. Highs around 78 inland to around 72 at the shore. Chance of rain 50 percent. Tuesday night through Thursday, mostly clear. Lows around 55. Highs around 80 inland to around 73 at the shore.

Lake Superior: Tonight, variable wind less than 10 knots. Clear. Waves calm to 1 foot. Saturday, east wind less than 10 knots with gusts up to 17 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves building to 1 to 2 feet. Saturday night, southeast wind 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy through midnight, then mostly cloudy with a chance of showers after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

Temperatures: The average temperature Thursday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 59 degrees, 3 degrees below normal. The high Thursday was 69 degrees and the overnight low was 49 degrees.

Precipitation: Thursday, none. Year to date, 23.11 inches. Normal to date, 15.60 inches.

Sunset: 9:47 this evening

Sunrise: 5:57 a.m. Saturday.