The ArkLaMiss market is special to young meteorologist Walker Snowden, as he started his weather-casting profession there. But his career is on an upward trajectory, and now he is moving on. Yes, NBC10/FOX14’s Walker Snowden announced that he will be leaving KTVE/KARD this week. Naturally, NBC10/FOX14 viewers want to know where Walker Snowden is going next and if he will remain in the area. Read on to find out what the meteorologist said about his departure from the station.
Walker Snowden to Say Goodbye to ArkLaMiss
Florida native Walker Snowden grew up in Tallahassee and attended the State University of New York at Oswego, Al Roker’s alma mater. In Oswego, Snowden experienced the famous lake-effect snow near Lake Ontario. He was also on the college swim team and did the weather at the campus station, WTOP-10.
Snowden earned his bachelor’s degree in meteorology in 2021 and moved to West Monroe, Louisiana, soon after college. He’s been part of the weather team at KTVE/KARD serving the ArkLaMiss area.
He was also under the mentorship of NBC10/FOX14 chief meteorologist Jarod Floyd. Snowden’s been on top of the hurricane coverage and won awards while working with his mentor.
And now, NBC10/FOX14’s Walker Snowden will be moving on. Both Snowden and Floyd announced on their respective social media that their last broadcast together will be on Wednesday. However, Walker Snowden’s last day on the air at KTVE/KARD will be on Friday, April 28.
Snowden gave a special shoutout to the veteran meteorologist in his social media post announcing his exit. He said working with Jarod Floyd was an “opportunity of a lifetime.”
Floyd also commended Snowden for all his accomplishments in the past two years. And he promised that the young weatherman will be getting “a full #ArkLaMissWx send off.” [sic]
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As for what’s next, Snowden has hinted at something but hasn’t revealed it yet. He promised to give more details at a later date.
Until then, NBC10/FOX14 viewers should make the most of Walker Snowden’s last week at KTVE/KARD.