Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, partly cloudy. Lows around 54 inland to around 60 at the shore. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Friday, mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs around 73. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Friday night, a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening. Partly cloudy. Lows 53 to 58. Light winds. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Extended forecast: Saturday, partly cloudy. Highs around 81. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Saturday night, a chance of showers overnight. Mostly clear. Lows 58 to 63. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Sunday, a chance of showers. Partly cloudy. Highs around 81. Chance of rain 40 percent. Sunday night and Monday, clear. Lows around 54 inland to around 60 at the shore. Highs around 82. Monday night through Wednesday, mostly clear. Lows 56 to 61. Highs around 81.
Lake Superior: Tonight, southeast wind less than 10 knots veering south 10 to 15 knots after midnight. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Friday, south wind 10 to 15 knots backing southeast less than 10 knots by mid afternoon. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers through early afternoon, then a chance of showers by mid afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Friday night, south wind less than 10 knots veering southwest after midnight. Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers through midnight. Waves calm to 1 foot.
Temperatures: The average temperature Wednesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 59 degrees, 5 degrees below normal. The high Wednesday was 68 degrees and the overnight low was 49 degrees.
Precipitation: Wednesday, none. Year to date, 26.92 inches. Normal to date, 20.71 inches.
Sunset: 9 this evening
Sunrise: 6:49 a.m. Friday.