Happy Fourth of July! Lake Erie marine forecast July 4-7

A Fourth of July display at Fairport Harbor. (Gus Chan, The Plain Dealer)

Happy Independence Day, all! hop you get a chance to get out on the lake this weekend!

Independence Day: Variable winds 5 knots or less. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Waves 1 foot or less. High of 82.

Thursday night: Variable winds 5 knots or less. Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8 p.m. Waves 1 foot or less. Low of 74.

Friday: Variable winds 5 knots or less. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less. High of 81.

Friday night: Variable winds 5 knots or less. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less. Low of 73.

Saturday: Variable winds less than 5 knots becoming north-northwest 5 to 9 knots in the morning. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves around 1 foot. High of 79.

Saturday night: Northeast wind around 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves around 1 foot. Low of 70.

Sunday: Northeast wind 9 to 11 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to 2 feet. High of 76.