An extremely front-heavy spring—but unlike 2007, only one day offered high-end tornadoes, and then peak season was positively dreadful. The explosive I-35 outbreak on April 14 salvaged this year from the bottom of chasing history's cellar.

Quality tornadoes: 4 from 2 days

February 2012

March 2012

April 2012

May 2012

June 2012

October 2012

November 2012