Marquette and vicinity: Today, increasing clouds, with a high near 24. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. South wind around 10 mph. Tonight, snow showers, mainly after 1 a.m. Low around 18. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Extended forecast: Wednesday, snow showers likely, mainly before 1 p.m. Cloudy, with a high near 30. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Wednesday night, mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Thursday, partly sunny, with a high near 29. Thursday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 18. New Year’s Day, mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Friday night, mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Saturday, partly sunny, with a high near 30. Saturday night, mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Sunday, partly sunny, with a high near 31. Sunday night, mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Monday, mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
Lake Superior: Today, southwest wind 10 to 15 knots backing south 10 to 20 knots in the afternoon. Sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Freezing spray in the morning. Waves subsiding to 2 to 3 feet. Tonight, south wind 10 to 15 knots. Gusts up to 25 knots. Snow showers. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.
Temperatures: The average temperature at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township on Monday was 17 degrees, 1 degree above normal. The high on Monday was 21 degrees and the overnight low was 13 degrees.
Precipitation: Monday, 0.05 inches. Year to date, 45.44 inches. Normal to date, 35.46 inches.
Snowfall: Monday, 1.5 inches. Season to date, 52.6 inches. Normal to date, 69.1 inches.
Sunset: 5:11 p.m. this evening.
Sunrise: 8:34 a.m. Wednesday