Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, mostly clear. A slight chance of flurries in the evening. Lows 9 to 14 above inland to around 17 at the shore. Light winds becoming south 5 to 10 mph overnight. Saturday, mostly cloudy. Highs around 33. South winds 10 to 20 mph. Saturday night, a 20 percent chance of snow showers overnight. Cloudy. Lows around 29. South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
Extended forecast: Sunday, snow showers in the morning, then snow showers, possibly mixed with rain in the afternoon. Highs around 34. South winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent. Sunday night, snow showers likely, possibly mixed with freezing drizzle in the evening. Patchy fog. Cloudy. Lows around 27. Chance of precipitation 60 percent. Monday, patchy fog in the morning. Cloudy. Highs around 36. Monday night, cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow showers. Lows around 28. Tuesday, cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow showers, possibly mixed with rain. Highs around 36. Tuesday night, a chance of snow showers in the evening. Cloudy. Lows 26 to 31. Chance of snow 40 percent. Wednesday, a chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Cloudy. Highs around 36. Chance of snow 30 percent. Wednesday night and Thursday, cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow showers. Lows 23 to 28. Highs around 33.
Lake Superior: Small craft advisory in effect through this evening. Tonight, northeast wind less than 10 knots veering southeast by midnight, then veering south 10 to 15 knots late. Partly cloudy. A slight chance of snow showers in the evening. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet. Saturday, south wind 15 to 25 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves building to 2 to 4 feet. Saturday night, south wind 20 to 25 knots. Cloudy. A slight chance of drizzle and snow showers after midnight. Waves subsiding to 2 to 3 feet.
Temperatures: The average temperature Thursday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 23 degrees, 8 degrees below normal. The high Thursday was 29 degrees and the overnight low was 17 degrees.
Precipitation: Thursday, trace. Year to date, 40.42 inches. Normal to date, 31.39 inches.
Snowfall: Thursday, .4 inches. Season to date, 9.0 inches. Normal to date, 14.3 inches.
Sunset: 5:17 this evening.
Sunrise: 7:53 a.m. Saturday