Marquette and vicinity: Today, warm. Mostly sunny. Highs 79 to 84. South winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph. Tonight, a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms overnight. Patchy fog overnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 63. South winds 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph overnight. Chance of rain 60 percent. Thursday, a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 77. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent. Thursday night, mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Areas of fog. Lows around 59. Light winds.
Extended forecast: Friday, areas of fog in the morning. A 20 percent chance of showers in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 76. Light winds. Friday night, mostly cloudy. Lows around 60. Saturday and Saturday night, mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs 75 to 80. Lows around 56. Sunday, partly cloudy. Highs around 70. Sunday night and Monday, mostly clear. Lows 48 to 53. Highs around 66. Monday night, mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. Tuesday, partly cloudy. Highs around 67.
Lake Superior: Eearly this morning, south wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to 30 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 2 feet building to 2 to 3 feet. Today, south wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to 33 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet, then building to 2 to 3 feet. Tonight, south wind 15 to 25 knots. Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming cloudy. A chance of showers through midnight. A chance of thunderstorms through the night. Showers likely after midnight. Waves building to 2 to 4 feet, then subsiding to 1 to 2 feet. Thursday, south wind 5 to 15 knots becoming less than 10 knots by mid afternoon. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms through early afternoon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms by mid afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Thursday night, south wind less than 10 knots through midnight becoming variable. Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after midnight. Waves calm to 1 foot.
Temperatures: The average temperature Tuesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 70 degrees, 15 degrees above normal. The high Tuesday was 80 degrees and the overnight low was 59 degrees.
Precipitation: Tuesday, none. Year to date, 31.09 inches. Normal to date, 24.35 inches.
Sunset: 7:56 this evening
Sunrise: 7:33 a.m. Thursday.