Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, mostly cloudy. Lows around 51. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Saturday, mostly sunny. Highs around 66. West winds 5 to 15 mph. Saturday night, partly cloudy with a chance of showers in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms overnight. Lows 48 to 53. Light winds. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Extended forecast: Sunday, mostly cloudy. Highs around 68. Light winds. Sunday night, partly cloudy. Lows 49 to 54. Monday and Monday night, mostly clear. Highs around 73. Lows 52 to 57.
Tuesday through Wednesday, mostly clear. Highs around 76. Lows 55 to 60. Wednesday night, a chance of showers overnight. Partly cloudy. Lows 55 to 60. Chance of rain 30 percent. Thursday, partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs around 74.
Lake Superior: Tonight, west wind 15 to 25 knots with gale force gusts up to 35 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves building to 4 to 7 feet occasionally to 9 feet. Saturday, west wind 15 to 20 knots veering northwest 10 to 20 knots by mid afternoon. Gusts up to 31 knots. Partly cloudy through early afternoon then clearing. Waves subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Saturday night, east wind less than 10 knots veering southeast after midnight. Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers
through midnight, then mostly cloudy with a chance of showers after midnight. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.
Temperatures: The average temperature Thursday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 51 degrees, 6 degrees below normal. The high Thursday was 53 degrees and the overnight low was 48 degrees.
Precipitation: Thursday, .55 inches. Year to date, 30.77 inches. Normal to date, 23.73 inches.
Sunset: 8:06 this evening
Sunrise: 7:26 a.m. Saturday.