Marquette and vicinity: Today, warmer. Mostly sunny. Highs around 75. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Tonight, showers and a chance of thunderstorms. Lows around 57. South winds 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph overnight. Chance of rain 90 percent.
Wednesday, cooler. Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs 61 to 66. West winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.
Extended forecast: Wednesday night, mostly clear. Lows 44 to 49. West winds 5 to 15 mph. Thursday, partly cloudy. Highs around 59. West winds 5 to 15 mph. Thursday night and Friday, cloudy with showers likely. Lows 46 to 51. Highs around 60. Chance of rain 70 percent. Friday night, mostly clear. Lows around 38 inland to around 44 at the shore. Saturday, sunny. Highs around 58. Saturday night, partly cloudy. Lows 37 to 42 inland to around 44 at the shore.
Sunday, mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Highs 57 to 62. Sunday night, showers likely in the evening, then a chance of showers overnight. Cloudy. Lows around 50. Chance of rain 60 percent. Monday, cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs around 67.
Lake Superior: Tonight, south wind 10 to 15 knots veering southwest late. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Wednesday, west wind 15 to 25 knots. Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms through early afternoon, then a slight chance of showers by mid afternoon. Waves building to 5 to 8 feet occasionally to 10 feet, then subsiding to 4 to 7 feet occasionally to 9 feet. Wednesday night, west wind 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 25 knots after midnight. Mostly clear. A slight chance of showers through midnight. Waves subsiding to 2 to 4 feet, then building to 3 to 6 feet occasionally to 8 feet.
Temperatures: The average temperature Monday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 54 degrees, 1 degree above normal. The high Monday was 62 degrees and the overnight low was 45 degrees.
Precipitation: Monday, .68 inches. Year to date, 31.93 inches. Normal to date, 25.13 inches.
Sunset: 7:44 this evening
Sunrise: 7:41 a.m. Wednesday.