Another blustery day is expected in the Baltimore area Friday with winds of 20-40 mph before calm and mild weather sets in for the weekend, according to the National Weather Service.

Mostly cloudy skies and highs near 50 degrees are in the forecast. Winds are expected from the northwest shifting to northerly in the evening. Sustained winds could be consistently 20-25 mph, with gusts reach 35-40 mph.

Winds were expected to calm by early Saturday, with clear and sunny skies expected throughout the day. Highs were forecast to reach the lower 50s, starting a warming trend.

Sunday some clouds were expected to move in with highs near 60 degrees, potentially staying there into early next week. Highs Monday were forecast in the mid-60s and Tuesday around 60.

Precipitation is expected to hold off until Monday or Tuesday.