Snowfall Forecast For This Afternoon & Tonight

Snow once again visits Kansas this afternoon and tonight, with the heaviest snowfall north of I-70. Areas along and south of I-70 will likely see an inch or less of snow. The bulk of the snow will fall overnight and end by daybreak on Sunday. Please exercise caution if driving in the snow.

A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until 6:00 a.m. Sunday.

WHAT: Accumulating snowfall of 2 to 4 inches is expected through the evening.

WHERE: Northeast Kansas.

WHEN: From 6 PM tonight until 6 AM CST Sunday.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS: Plan on slippery road conditions. Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS

A Winter Weather Advisory means periods of snow could cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

Derek Nester was born and raised in Blue Rapids and graduated from Valley Heights High School in 2000. He attended Cowley College in Arkansas City and Johnson County Community College in Overland Park studying Journalism & Media Communications. In 2002 Derek joined Taylor Communications, Inc. in Salina, Kansas working in digital media for 550 AM KFRM and 100.9 FM KCLY. Following that stop, he joined Dierking Communications, Inc. stations KNDY AM & FM as a board operator and fill-in sports play-by-play announcer. Starting in 2005 Derek joined the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network as a Studio Coordinator at 101 The Fox in Kansas City, a role he would serve for 15 years culminating in the Super Bowl LIV Championship game broadcast. In 2021 he moved to Audacy, formerly known as Entercom Communications, Inc. and 106.5 The Wolf and 610 Sports Radio, the new flagship stations of the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network, the largest radio network in the NFL. Through all of this, Derek continues to serve as the Digital Media Director for Sunflower State Radio, the digital and social media operations of Dierking Communications, Inc. and the 6 radio stations it owns and operates across Kansas.