Severe weather pouncing on McAllen metro

The big storm slowly rolling south across Hidalgo county is getting ready to push through the McAllen area with 60mph winds, heavy downpours, widespread hail and lots of lightning.

Reports near Linn in northern Hidalgo county have the hail covering the ground like snow and reports from Starr county have the hail at 1.5" in diameter.

You are urged to stay indoors until the storm passing during the next hour.