The National Weather Service is calling for Friday to be partly sunny and breezy in the Baltimore area, with a high near 56 and west winds 9 to 14 miles per hour, increasing to 16 to 21 miles per hour in the afternoon.

A small craft advisory is in effect through Friday night for the Maryland Chesapeake Bay and the tidal Potomac River.

Friday night is expected to be partly cloudy, with a low around 40 and west winds around 14 miles per hour.

Saturday is expected to be mostly sunny, with a high near 52 and northeast winds 9 to 16 miles per hour.

Saturday night is expected to be partly cloudy, with a low around 36 and northwest winds 7 to 9 miles per hour.