Marquette and vicinity: Wind chill advisory in effect from 9 this evening to noon Wednesday. Tonight, bitterly cold. Scattered snow showers overnight. Mostly clear. Lows around 8 below inland to around 1 below at the shore. West winds 5 to 10 mph inland, except west 10 to 20 mph near the shore. Chance of snow 50 percent. Wind chill readings to 30 below zero. Wednesday, cold. Numerous snow showers in the morning, then isolated snow showers in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. Snow accumulation up to 1 inch. Highs around 9 above. West winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 70 percent. Wind chill readings to 25 below zero. Wednesday night, cold. Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming cloudy. Lows around 4 below inland to around 3 above at the shore. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Extended forecast: Thursday, warmer. A chance of snow in the morning, then snow likely in the afternoon. Cloudy. Highs 18 to 23. Light winds. Chance of snow 70 percent. Thursday night, a chance of snow in the evening. Cloudy. Lows 11 to 16. Chance of snow 40 percent.
Friday, warmer. Cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow, possibly mixed with freezing drizzle. Highs around 30. Friday night, cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow. Lows 20 to 25. Saturday and Saturday night, cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow. Highs around 28. Lows 12 to 17. Sunday, cloudy. Highs around 20. Sunday night and Monday, mostly cloudy. Lows 5 to 10 above. Highs around 19.
Lake Superior: Small craft advisory in effect through Wednesday evening. Tonight, west wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts up to 32 knots. Partly cloudy. Heavy freezing spray through the night. Scattered snow showers in the evening. Isolated snow showers by midnight, then scattered snow showers late. Waves building to 3 to 6 feet occasionally to 8 feet, then subsiding to 3 to 5 feet occasionally to 7 feet. Wednesday, west wind 20 to 25 knots with gale force gusts up to 35 knots. Mostly cloudy with scattered snow showers. Heavy freezing spray. Waves building to 7 to 10 feet occasionally to 13 feet, then subsiding to 6 to 9 feet occasionally to 11 feet. Wednesday night, west wind 10 to 20 knots backing southwest 5 to 15 knots after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers in the evening. Freezing spray in the evening. Waves subsiding to 2 to 3 feet.
Temperatures: The average temperature Monday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 18 degrees, 2 degrees below normal. The high Monday was 24 degrees and the overnight low was 12 degrees.
Precipitation: Monday, .49 inches. Year to date, 46.72 inches. Normal to date, 33.95 inches.
Snowfall: Monday, 4.9 inches. Season to date, 54.4 inches. Normal to date, 42.5 inches.
Sunset: 5:03 this evening.
Sunrise: 8:24 a.m. Wednesday