Severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening

      Columbia (WACH) -- Typical summer weather has returned to the Midlands after several soggy, cool weeks.

      With the typical weather comes heat, humidity, and pop-up storms.

      A severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for all of the Midlands until 10:00 tonight.

      The potential for hail and damaging winds exist with any storms that develop this afternoon and evening.

      The severe potential with diminish after sunset, which will be 8:35 p.m.

      Stay tuned to WACH Fox and the SkyWACH Weather Team for the latest on Wednesday`s weather.

      You can download the WACH Fox mobile app to receive alerts to your phone, or you can head to the severe weather page here on