Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, clear. Patchy fog. Lows around 59. Light winds. Wednesday, very warm. Mostly sunny. Highs 85 to 90 inland to around 76 at the shore. Light winds. Wednesday night, partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a chance of showers overnight. Lows around 60. Light winds. Chance of rain 30 percent.

Extended forecast: Independence day, warm. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. Highs around 85 inland to around 79 at the shore. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent. Thursday night, mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows around 59. Chance of rain 40 percent. Friday and Friday night, partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs around 80 inland to around 73 at the shore. Lows around 54. Saturday through Sunday, partly cloudy. Highs around 76 inland to around 70 at the shore. Lows around 52. Sunday night, clear. Lows around 52. Monday, mostly sunny. Highs around 79.

Lake Superior: Tonight, variable wind less than 10 knots becoming southwest less than 10 knots after midnight. Clear. Patchy fog. Waves calm to 1 foot. Wednesday, variable wind less than 10 knots becoming east less than 10 knots by mid afternoon. Mostly sunny. Waves calm to 1 foot. Wednesday night, southeast wind less than 10 knots veering south after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers through midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight. Waves calm to 1 foot.

Temperatures: The average temperature Monday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 65 degrees, 1 degree above normal. The high Monday was 72 degrees and the overnight low was 58 degrees.

Precipitation: Monday, .08 inches. Year to date, 24.25 inches. Normal to date, 16.57 inches.

Sunset: 9:47 this evening

Sunrise: 6:02 a.m. Wednesday.