9.28: Heat Waves and Droughts Difficulty Level: At Grade Created by: CK-12 Estimated3 minsto complete % Progress Practice Heat Waves and Droughts MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Practice Progress Estimated3 minsto complete % Estimated3 minsto complete % Practice Now MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Share Add to Library Turn In Read Practice Resources Details Loading... Notes/Highlights Having trouble? Report an issue. Color Highlighted Text Notes Show More Vocabulary Language: English ▼ English Spanish drought A long period of lower than normal rainfall for a particular region. heat wave A period of prolonged excessively hot weather for a particular region. Image Attributions Show Hide Details Description Describes the causes and effects of heat waves and droughts. Learning Objectives None Related Materials Heat Waves and Droughts Difficulty Level: At Grade Authors: Dana Desonie, Ph.D. Tags: Drought heat wave high pressure cell (1 more) SCI.ESC.650.L.1 Subjects: science Earth Science Concept Nodes: SCI.ESC.650 (Heat Waves and Droughts) Grades: 9 , 10 Date Created: Feb 24, 2012 Last Modified: Aug 10, 2016 Vocabulary None Save or share your relevant files like activites, homework and worksheet.To add resources, you must be the owner of the Modality. Click Customize to make your own copy.