The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday for areas in southern Illinois.
South winds of 20 to 30 mph, with gusts from 40 to 50 mph are expected. Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects.
Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result. Driving of higher profile vehicles could become more difficult.