From snow and ice to flooding and deadly tornadoes, here's a look at some of the wildest weather the St. Louis area has seen during the holidays.

In St. Louis, the chance of measurable snow falling any single winter holiday (Thanksgiving, Christmas or New Year's Day) is 20 percent or less, according to the National Weather Service. Average highs are 48 on Thanksgiving and 39 for both Christmas and New Year's Day.

But, as anyone who's been here knows, averages and percentages can go out the window in a heartbeat and drop major problems on the area.

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