Taking one last sail for the season on Thanksgiving? The weather is looking sunny, at least, for a “crib-bean cruise.”
And the long weekend has highs in the upper 40s, if you need to stretch your legs on the beach, after all that turkey.
The Lake Erie water temperature is 40 off Toledo and 47 off Cleveland, according to the nearshore marine forecast. See the full National Weather Service forecast, from Avon Point to Willowick.
Thanksgiving Day: East-northeast wind 6 to 9 knots becoming east-southeast in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Waves 2 to 3 feet. High of 30 degrees.
Thursday night: South-southeast wind 10 to 12 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves around 1 foot. Low of 26.
Friday: South-southeast wind around 13 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 to 2 feet. High of 44.
Friday night: South-southeast wind 14 to 18 knots. Rain likely, mainly after 4 a.m. Waves around 2 feet. Low of 40.
Saturday: South wind 13 to 18 knots becoming south-southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 knots. Rain. Waves 2 to 3 feet. High of 48.
Saturday night: Southwest wind 8 to 11 knots. A chance of rain. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Low of 42.
Sunday: South-southwest wind 6 to 9 knots, becoming southeast in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Waves around 1 feet. High of 49.