This is the view from Pebble Beach on October 26. Gale warnings predict 50 knot south winds this evening. Currently (6:00 pm) the Slate Islands weather buoy is reporting 4 m. waves.
Oct 27 update
Winds and waves grew overnight. Offshore waves of over eight metres (26 feet) were recorded. Gusts of up to 105 km/h pummeled Pukaskwa.
Here's a view from Pebble Beach this morning.