Lake Erie Aug. 19, 2019. (NOAA)

It’s beginning to feel a little cooler at the end of August. But we’re looking at sunny and windy for the weekend, perfect for sailing or picnicking by the water.

And since the Lake Erie temperature is 76 degrees, a swim will feel nice, too.

See the full National Weather Service marine forecast, from Avon Point to Willowick.

Thursday: North-northeast wind around 10 knots. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 2 to 3 feet. High of 72.

Thursday night: Variable winds less than 5 knots becoming east 5 to 8 knots after midnight. Partly cloudy. Waves around 1 foot. Low of 64.

Friday: Northeast wind 9 to 12 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to 2 feet. High of 71.

Friday night: Northeast wind around 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves around 2 feet. Low of 63.

Saturday: East wind 6 to 9 knots becoming northeast 10 to 13 knots in the afternoon. Sunny. Waves around 2 feet. High of 71.

Saturday night: East wind 10 to 13 knots. Mostly clear. Waves 2 to 3 feet. Low of 63.

Sunday: East-southeast wind 8 to 10 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves around 1 foot. High of 77.