Weather update: Metroplex under severe storm warning

A severe storm may hit the Metroplex on Tuesday afternoon, according to the National Weather Service.

The National Weather Service issued a warning around 3 p.m. Monday. The warning said scattered thunderstorms are probable for Tuesday afternoon followed by another storm system.

More severe weather is expected to hit Tuesday evening. According to the warning, large hail and damaging winds will be the primary threats. Isolated tornadoes are also a possibility.

According to the National Weather Service Web site, during a severe weather situation it is important to stay indoors and away from windows. The National Weather Service recommends staying tuned in to local radio or television stations to know when severe weather warnings will be in effect for the area.