Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, clear. Lows 56 to 61. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph becoming west overnight. Thursday, very warm. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 85 inland to around 79 at the shore. Light winds becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Thursday night, mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers overnight. Lows around 55. Light winds. Chance of rain 30 percent.

Lake Superior: Tonight, southwest wind 5 to 15 knots. Clear. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Thursday, variable wind. Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers by mid afternoon.

Temperatures: The average temperature Tuesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 69 degrees, 6 degrees above normal. The high Tuesday was 80 degrees and the overnight low was 57 degrees.

Precipitation: Tuesday, .07 inches. Year to date, 23.76 inches. Normal to date, 16.05 inches.

Sunset: 9:47 this evening

Sunrise: 5:59 a.m. Thursday.