Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, clear. Patchy fog overnight. Lows 59 to 64. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Independence Day, hot. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. Highs 85 to 90. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent. Thursday night, a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers overnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 61. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Extended forecast: Friday, a slight chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. Highs around 80 inland to around 73 at the shore. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent. Friday night, partly cloudy. Lows around 53. Saturday and Saturday night, mostly clear. Highs 70 to 75. Lows 46 to 51. Sunday, mostly sunny. Highs around 77 inland to around 71 at the shore. Sunday night, clear. Lows around 54. Monday and Monday night, partly cloudy. Highs around 81 inland to around 75 at the shore. Lows around 59. Tuesday, warm. A chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. Highs around 84 inland to around 78 at the shore. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Lake Superior: Tonight, southeast wind less than 10 knots veering south after midnight. Mostly clear. Waves calm to 1 foot. Thursday, southeast wind 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms by mid afternoon. Waves building to 1 to 2 feet. Thursday night, southwest wind less than 10 knots veering west after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms through midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Temperatures: The average temperature Tuesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 68 degrees, 3 degrees above normal. The high Tuesday was 81 degrees and the overnight low was 54 degrees.
Precipitation: Tuesday, none. Year to date, 24.25 inches. Normal to date, 16.65 inches.
Sunset: 9:46 this evening
Sunrise: 6:03 a.m. Thursday.