The National Weather Service in Lincoln has issued a Wind Advisory in effect from 11am to 6pm Tuesday for east central Illinois. Winds will increase through the morning hours and reach advisory criteria from midday through the afternoon hours. Sustained south winds of 25 to 35 miles per hour will gust to above 45 miles per hour. Loose outdoor objects such as lawn furniture and garbage cans will blow around. Driving my be a challenge this afternoon for high profile vehicles on east-west roads. Use extra caution.