Marquette and vicinity: Winter storm warning in effect from 1 a.m Wednesday to 1 a.m. Thursday. Lakeshore flood warning in effect from 7 a.m. Wednesday to 1 a.m. Thursday.
Tonight, breezy. A chance of snow, possibly mixed with rain and in the evening, then snow, possibly mixed with rain overnight. Cloudy. Snow may be heavy at times overnight. Snow accumulation up to 1 inch near Marquette and near Skandia, of 6 to 10 inches over the higher terrain. Lows around 31. East winds 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph overnight. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
Wednesday, breezy. Snow in the morning, then snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain in the afternoon. Areas of blowing snow. Snow may be heavy at times. Snow accumulation of 10 to 14 inches near Marquette, of 7 to 11 inches near Skandia, of 11 to 15 inches over the higher terrain. Minor ice accumulation possible. Highs around 34. Northeast winds 20 to 25 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Gusts up to 40 mph. Chance of precipitation 100 percent.
Wednesday night, patchy blowing snow in the evening. Snow in the evening, then a chance of snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain and freezing drizzle overnight. Cloudy. Lows 22 to 27. North winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
Extended forecast: Thanksgiving Day, cloudy. Highs around 31. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Thursday night, cloudy. Lows 18 to 23. Friday, a chance of snow, possibly mixed with freezing drizzle in the afternoon. Cloudy. Highs around 31. Chance of precipitation 40 percent. Friday night, cloudy with snow likely. Lows around 24. Chance of snow 70 percent.
Saturday, snow. Highs around 31. Chance of snow 80 percent. Saturday night, snow. Patchy blowing snow. Lows around 23. Chance of snow 80 percent. Sunday, snow likely. Patchy blowing snow. Highs around 29. Chance of snow 70 percent.
Sunday night, mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow. Lows 16 to 21.
Monday, mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow. Highs around 26.
Lake Superior: Small craft advisory in effect from this evening through late tonight. Storm warning in effect from late tonight through Wednesday evening. Tonight, east wind 15 to 25 knots increasing to up to 30 knots late. Gale force gusts up to 46 knots. Cloudy. A slight chance of rain in the evening, then a chance of rain by midnight. Rain possibly mixed with snow late. Waves building to 11 to 15 feet occasionally to 19 feet. Wednesday, northeast wind up to 30 knots. Storm force gusts up to 48 knots. Rain and snow. Waves building to 15 to 20 feet occasionally to 25 feet, then subsiding to 12 to 17 feet occasionally to 21 feet.
Wednesday night, north wind 15 to 25 knots with gale force gusts up to 37 knots. Cloudy. Snow in the evening, then a slight chance of snow, drizzle and freezing drizzle after midnight. Waves subsiding to 5 to 8 feet occasionally to 10 feet.
Temperatures: The average temperature Monday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 35 degrees, 9 degrees above normal. The high Monday was 44 degrees and the overnight low was 26 degrees.
Precipitation: Monday, trace. Year to date, 40.86 inches. Normal to date, 32.58 inches.
Snowfall: Monday, trace. Season to date, 11.5 inches. Normal to date, 24.8 inches.
Sunset: 5:08 this evening.
Sunrise: 8:08 a.m. Wednesday