Marquette and vicinity: Today, snow in the morning, then a chance of snow in the afternoon. Cloudy. Snow accumulation around an inch. Highs around 31. North winds 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest 10 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Chance of snow 90%. Tonight, a slight chance of snow showers in the evening, then a chance of snow showers overnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around 12. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph becoming west overnight. Chance of snow 30%. Thursday, a 20% chance of snow showers in the morning. Partly cloudy. Highs around 25. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Thursday night, clear. Lows around 13. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Extended forecast: Friday, warmer. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 37. Friday night, a 40% chance of snow showers overnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 25. Saturday and Saturday night, mostly cloudy. Highs around 33. Lows around 9 above. Sunday, mostly cloudy. Highs around 27. Sunday night, a chance of snow showers in the evening. Mostly cloudy. Lows 5 to 10 above inland to around 11 at the shore. Chance of snow 30%. Monday, partly cloudy. Highs around 23. Monday night, mostly clear. Lows 4 to 9 above. Tuesday, partly cloudy. Highs around 28.
Friday, south winds 20 to 30 knots increasing to gales to 35 knots in the afternoon. Freezing spray in the morning. Waves building to 6 to 9 feet occasionally to 11 feet. Friday night, south gales to 35 knots veering southwest after midnight. A chance of snow showers after midnight. Waves building to 7 to 10 feet occasionally to 13 feet, then subsiding to 3 to 6 feet occasionally to 8 feet. Temperatures: The average temperature at the National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township on Tuesday was 37 degrees, 20 degrees above normal. The high on Tuesday was 40 degrees and the overnight low was 33 degrees.
Precipitation: Tuesday, none. Year to date, 2.48 inches. Normal to date, 4.12 inches.
Snowfall: Tuesday, none. Season to date, 90.1 inches. Normal to date, 145.9 inches.
Sunset: 6:29 this evening.
Sunrise: 7:36 a.m. Thursday