Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, mostly clear. Lows around 48. West winds 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest overnight. Friday, partly cloudy. Highs 58 to 63. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Friday night, partly cloudy. Lows around 40. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
Extended forecast: Saturday, mostly sunny. Highs around 56 inland to around 50 at the shore. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Saturday night, clear. Patchy frost overnight. Lows 35 to 40. Sunday, warmer, sunny. Highs 62 to 67. Sunday night, mostly clear. Lows around 43. Monday, a 30 percent chance of showers in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. Highs around 70.
Monday night, mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 50. Tuesday, a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 75. Chance of rain 30 percent. Tuesday night, mostly cloudy. Lows around 53. Wednesday, partly cloudy. Highs around 74 inland to around 68 at the shore.
Lake Superior: Tonight, west wind 5 to 15 knots becoming 10 to 15 knots late. Partly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers in the evening. Patchy fog in the evening. Waves building to 2 to 3 feet. Friday, northwest wind 10 to 20 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves building to 3 to 5 feet occasionally to 7 feet. Friday night, northwest wind 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves subsiding to 2 to 3 feet.
Temperatures: The average temperature Wednesday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 72 degrees, 17 degrees above normal. The high Wednesday was 83 degrees and the overnight low was 61 degrees.
Precipitation: Wednesday, .41 inches. Year to date, 14.54 inches. Normal to date, 13.20 inches.
Sunset: 9:32 this evening
Sunrise: 6:03 a.m. Friday.