Via Sunday Miscellany on RTÉ Radio 1, listen above to a new audio essay from Tim Carey...

'I'm sure I'm not the only person who can smell snow. But I trust my nose as much as I trust the weather forecasters when it comes to forecasting one of the most difficult of weather conditions to predict...'

Sunday Miscellany, RTÉ Radio 1, Sundays from 9.10 am - listen back here.