The winds should taper off by Friday, and the weather is looking sunny and warmer for the weekend. So maybe keep that boat in the water for one more weekend.
Friday: Northwest wind 8 to 11 knots. Partly sunny. Waves 2 to 3 feet. High of 54.
Friday night: Variable winds less than 5 knots becoming south 5 to 8 knots after midnight. Partly cloudy. Waves around 1 foot. Low of 48.
Saturday: South wind around 10 knots. Sunny. Waves around 1 foot. High of 63.
Saturday night: South wind around 9 knots becoming southwest after midnight. A chance of showers. Waves around 1 foot. Low of 55.
Sunday: Southwest wind 7 to 9 knots becoming west-northwest in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Waves around 1 foot. High of 65.
Sunday night: East-southeast wind 6 to 9 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves around 1 foot. Low of 57.
The water temperature off Toledo is 57 degrees, off Cleveland 64 degrees, and off Erie 60 degrees.