Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, scattered snow showers in the evening, then numerous snow showers overnight. Mostly cloudy. Snow accumulation around an inch. Lows around 13. Light winds increasing to north 5 to 15 mph overnight. Chance of snow 70 percent. Friday, colder. Periods of snow showers. Snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches. Highs around 19. North winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 80 percent. Friday night, cloudy with scattered snow showers. Lows around zero inland to around 6 above at the shore. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 50 percent.

Extended forecast: Saturday, partly cloudy. Highs around 20. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Saturday night, mostly cloudy. Lows around 13. Sunday, a chance of snow in the morning, then snow likely in the afternoon. Cloudy. Highs around 27. Chance of snow 70 percent. Sunday night, a chance of snow in the evening. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 16. Chance of snow 50 percent. Monday, partly cloudy. Highs around 28.

Temperatures: The average temperature Wednesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 9 degrees, 5 degrees below normal. The high Wednesday was 26 degrees and the overnight low was minus 9 degrees.

Precipitation: Wednesday, none. Year to date, 3.34 inches. Normal to date, 2.78 inches.

Snowfall: Wednesday, none. Season to date, 135.1 inches. Normal to date, 123.2 inches.

Sunset: 6:01 this evening.

Sunrise: 8:06 a.m. Friday