Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Today, a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 1 p.m. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. Tonight, a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 10 mph.

Monday, a 20 percent chance of showers before 2 p.m. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind around 5 mph. Monday night, a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph. Tuesday, a 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Tuesday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

Extended forecast: Wednesday, mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Wednesday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Independence Day, a chance of showers after 2 p.m. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Thursday night, a chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Friday, a chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Friday night, a chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Saturday, mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

Lake Superior: Today, southeast wind 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves building to 1 to 2 feet. Tonight, south wind 10 to 15 knots veering west less than 10 knots after midnight. Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms through midnight, then mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Monday, northwest wind less than 10 knots. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers through early afternoon. Waves calm to 1 foot.

Temperatures: The average temperature Saturday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 67 degrees, 3 degrees above normal. The high Saturday was 75 degrees and the overnight low was 58 degrees.

Precipitation: Saturday, none. Year to date, 24.17 inches. Normal to date, 16.40 inches.

Sunset: 9:47 this evening

Sunrise: 6 a.m. Monday.

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