Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, partly cloudy with isolated showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then mostly cloudy overnight. Areas of fog. Lows around 60. Light winds. Chance of rain 20 percent. Friday, mostly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs around 75. Light winds becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Friday night, partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows around 62. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Extended forecast: Saturday, a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. Highs around 78. South winds 10 to 20 mph. Saturday night, showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight. Cloudy. Lows around 60. Chance of rain 70 percent. Sunday, partly cloudy. Highs 69 to 74. Sunday night and Monday, mostly clear. Lows 49 to 54. Highs around 65. Monday night, clear. Lows 45 to 50. Tuesday, mostly sunny. Highs around 67. Tuesday night, a chance of showers overnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around 50 inland to around 56 at the shore. Chance of rain 30 percent. Wednesday, partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs around 66.
Lake Superior: Tonight, south wind less than 10 knots through midnight becoming variable. Partly cloudy through midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms through midnight, then isolated showers late. Areas of fog through the night. Waves calm to 1 foot. Friday, variable wind less than 10 knots becoming east less than 10 knots by mid afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog through early afternoon. Waves calm to 1 foot. Friday night, southeast wind less than 10 knots veering south after midnight. Partly cloudy. Waves calm to 1 foot.
Temperatures: The average temperature Wednesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 69 degrees, 14 degrees above normal. The high Wednesday was 79 degrees and the overnight low was 58 degrees.
Precipitation: Wednesday, trace. Year to date, 31.09 inches. Normal to date, 24.48 inches.
Sunset: 7:54 this evening
Sunrise: 7:34 a.m. Friday.