Severe thunderstorm watch in effect until 2 a.m. for portions of the Lowcountry

Severe thunderstorm watch in effect until 2 a.m. for portions of the Lowcountry

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for portions of the Lowcountry until 2 a.m. on Wednesday.

The watch affects Berkeley, Colleton, Dorchester and Orangeburg counties.

The storms should reach our area between midnight and 3 a.m.

We may see some gusty winds, hail and lightning at that time.

The storms are expected to weaken as they get closer to the coast.

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