Marquette and vicinity: Lakeshore flood advisory in effect from 8 this morning to 8 this evening. Tonight, areas of drizzle and scattered rain showers in the evening, then areas of drizzle overnight. Cloudy. Lows 35 to 40. North winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent. Thursday, a 40 percent chance of rain showers in the morning. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 43. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Thursday night, mostly clear. Lows around 28 inland to around 34 at the shore. Light winds.
Extended forecast: Friday, warmer. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 53. South winds 5 to 15 mph. Friday night, a 40 percent chance of rain showers overnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 43. Saturday, mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Highs around 56. Saturday night and Sunday, mostly clear. Lows 38 to 43. Highs around 57. Sunday night, a chance of rain showers overnight. Cloudy. Lows around 43. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Lake Superior: Gale warning in effect through this evening. Tonight, north wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts up to 32 knots. Cloudy. Areas of drizzle. Waves subsiding to 3 to 6 feet occasionally to 8 feet. Thursday, north wind 10 to 20 knots. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers through early afternoon. Waves subsiding to 2 to 3 feet. Thursday night, northeast wind less than 10 knots through midnight.
Temperatures: The average temperature Tuesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 36 degrees, 8 degrees below normal. The high Tuesday was 41 degrees and the overnight low was 30 degrees.
Precipitation: Tuesday, 1.76 inches a record for the date. The previous record was 1.47 set in 2017. Year to date, 38.81 inches. Normal to date, 28.11 inches.
Snowfall: Tuesday, none. Season to date, .9 inches. Normal to date, 1.9 inches.
Sunset: 7:02 this evening.
Sunrise: 8:10 a.m. Thursday