Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, mostly clear, with a low around 43. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Wednesday, showers, mainly after 3 p.m. High near 51. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Wednesday night, showers. Low around 42. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Extended forecast: Thursday, showers likely, mainly before 9 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Thursday night, a chance of rain showers before 11 p.m., then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Friday, a chance of snow showers before 10 a.m., then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10 a.m. and noon, then a chance of rain showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
Lake Superior: Tonight, west wind 10 to 20 knots with gale force gusts up to 34 knots. Clear. Waves subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Wednesday, southwest wind 10 to 15 knots backing south by mid afternoon. Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers through early afternoon, then rain showers by mid afternoon. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.
Temperatures: The average temperature Monday at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township was 60 degrees, 8 degrees above normal. The high Friday was 71 degrees and the overnight low was 48 degrees.
Precipitation: Monday, 1.20 inch. Year to date, 37.54 inches. Normal to date, 27.71 inches.
Sunset: 7:06 this evening
Sunrise: 8:08 a.m. Wednesday.