Accumulating Snowfall Likely Friday

Chances for accumulating snow return by Friday morning, with snow overspreading the area through Friday afternoon/early evening. There is a slight chance for some light freezing rain to mix in with the snow by Friday afternoon, primarily for locations along and south of I-70. Snow accumulations of 1-4″ are expected with a light glaze of ice possible. This wintry precipitation will cause some slick road conditions, especially for the Friday evening commute.

Tune to FM 95.5 KNDY & AM 1570/FM 94.1 KNDY for the latest Weatherology forecast, twice per hour for the latest updates on the upcoming winter storm. 

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.