Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, mostly clear. Areas of fog. Lows 44 to 49 inland to around 54 at the shore. Light winds. Thursday, a slight chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. Highs around 76. Light winds. Chance of rain 30 percent. Thursday night, mostly clear. Lows around 53 inland to around 59 at the shore. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Extended forecast: Friday, a chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. Highs around 78. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent. Friday night, mostly clear. Lows 54 to 59. Saturday, a chance of showers in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. Highs around 80. Chance of rain 40 percent. Saturday night and Sunday, partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows 57 to 62. Highs around 79. Sunday night, clear. Lows around 54 inland to around 60 at the shore. Monday through Tuesday, mostly clear. Highs around 81. Lows around 56 inland to around 62 at the shore.
Lake Superior: Tonight, east wind less than 10 knots in the evening becoming variable. Mostly clear. Patchy fog late. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Thursday, variable wind less than 10 knots becoming east less than 10 knots by mid afternoon. Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers by mid afternoon. Waves calm to 1 foot. Thursday night, south wind less than 10 knots veering southwest after midnight. Mostly clear. Waves calm to 1 foot.
Temperatures: The average temperature Tuesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 59 degrees, 5 degrees below normal. The high Tuesday was 65 degrees and the overnight low was 53 degrees.
Precipitation: Tuesday, .07 inches. Year to date, 26.92 inches. Normal to date, 20.61 inches.
Sunset: 9:02 this evening
Sunrise: 6:48 a.m. Thursday.