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(WBIR-Farragut) Labor Day marks the unofficial end of boating season. Many people will be spending their day off enjoying time on the lake at marinas like the one at the Cove in Farragut.

It's already been a busy boating weekend. But here are a few safety tips for those plan on hitting the water Monday.

First, make sure to have a life jacket readily available for every person on board.

Second, don't overload the boat with too many people.

Third, tell someone where you are going and when you expect to return.

Finally, check the weather forecast and keep an eye on the sky. For a full Labor Day forecast, click here.

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