Weather advisories in effect for Lowcountry counties

7:08 p.m. : A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for Charleston, Colleton and Dorchester counties until 9 p.m. Viewers are reporting large hail falling in areas near Summerville.

6:21 p.m. : A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for Colleton County until 7:15 p.m. by NWS.

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) — Severe weather could be in store for several Lowcountry counties throughout Monday, with a potential for hail, according to the National Weather Service (NWS).

Dorchester, Charleston, Colleton, and Berkeley counties are under a severe thunderstorm watch issued by NWS until 9 p.m. Monday. Storm Team 2 Meteorologist Grace Lowe said areas can expect damaging winds, heavy rain and potential hail fall if severe weather occurs.

Thunderstorms are expected to occur during typical evening commute hours around 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., so motorists should plan accordingly. NWS predicts two-inch hail possible and wind gusts up to 70 m.p.h.

This story will be updated as additional information becomes available.