Past tornadoes on Christmas

Published On: Dec 26 2012 09:11:40 AM EST   Updated On: Dec 26 2012 09:15:12 AM EST

With the heavy storms hitting the United States on Christmas Day, the National Weather Service in Washington, DC, looks back at other tornadoes that hit on the holidays.

Notable U.S. tornado events with at least one F2 (minimum 113-mph) tornado between Dec. 24 and Dec. 26:

Other statistics: