Banshe on the official forums said he wanted to have falling cherry blossoms for an asian themed mod. So I whipped some up.
Cherry petals version. In this version the petals slowly fall straight down. As a response to Banshe's request for this behavior.
Also a driving blizzard effect, which is hard on video cards, but combined with a short distance white fog makes a convincing blizzard. It takes the Thaymount Dust and replaces the default tga for it with the snow tga.
Our friend the blade golem provides a sense of the fog range in the second picture. The short fog distance helps the video card too.
Both the flowers, petals, and blizzard are tintable. Here is a "cherry storm"
"Cherry blizzard" test shots. Let's just say this does bad things to your video card....