Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, cloudy with numerous snow showers. Patchy blowing snow. Snow accumulation around an inch. Lows 8 to 13 above. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph inland, except northwest 15 to 25 mph near the shore. Chance of snow 70 percent. Friday, a 20 percent chance of snow showers in the morning. Cloudy. Highs around 20. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Friday night, mostly clear. Lows around 5 above inland to around 11 at the shore. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Extended forecast: Saturday, partly cloudy. Highs around 27. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Saturday night, partly cloudy. Lows 10 to 15. Sunday, warmer. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 37. Sunday night, cloudy. Lows around 25. Monday, cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow showers, possibly mixed with rain. Highs around 37. Monday night, mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow showers. Lows 19 to 24. Tuesday, a chance of snow showers in the morning, then a chance of rain and snow showers in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 37. Chance of precipitation 40 percent. Tuesday night, mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow showers. Lows 20 to 25. Wednesday, a chance of snow showers in the morning, then a chance of snow showers, possibly mixed with rain in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 35. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Temperatures: The average temperature Wednesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 17 degrees, 1 degree below normal. The high Wednesday was 20 degrees and the overnight low was 13 degrees.
Precipitation: Wednesday, .17 inches. Year to date, 4.34 inches. Normal to date, 4.37 inches.
Snowfall: Wednesday, 4.7 inches. Season to date, 154.5 inches. Normal to date, 149.7 inches.
Sunset: 6:33 this evening.
Sunrise: 7:32 a.m. Friday