SLIDESHOW: Rain, hail and wind pelt the Lowcountry

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Charleston was in need of rain, and now there is an abundance of it.

Heavy rainfall and hail is making its way through the Lowcountry Wednesday afternoon, along with powerful gusts of wind.

A number of streets in downtown Charleston are currently flooded, including Market Street and multiple streets around MUSC.

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