Snow & Wintery Mix Expected Sunday Through Monday Across The Area

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An upper level storm system will move east across the region through Monday afternoon. Light snow will develop from west to east across the area Tonight, the snow will become heavier during the afternoon hours of Sunday.

Sunday night there may be a slight break in the heavier precipitation before another round of moderate snow moves east across the region Monday morning. The upper level storm system will shift east of the area Monday night therefore the steady snow should dwindle down to snow showers late Monday afternoon. Most areas will see 2 to 4 inches of snow with some higher amounts across the I-70 corridor.

Freezing drizzle or freezing rain may develop south of I-70 which could accumulate 0.05” to 0.15”of ice. Motorist will need to drive with caution late Tonight through late Monday afternoon with roadways becoming snow covered and slick.

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY 6 AM SUNDAY – 6 PM MONDAY

  • WHAT: Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches.
  • WHERE: Portions of north central and northeast Kansas.
  • WHEN: Two rounds of snow are forecast, the first beginning before sunrise on Sunday and lasting through the day. A lull in the snow is possible Sunday night before a second round of snow moves in Monday morning and lasts into Monday afternoon. The majority of the snow is forecast to fall on Sunday.
  • IMPACTS: Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening commute.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 511.

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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.