northeastwards


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north·east·ward

 (nôrth-ēst′wərd, nôr-ēst′-)
adv. & adj.
Toward, to, or in the northeast.
n.
A northeastward direction, point, or region.

north·east′ward·ly adv. & adj.
north·east′wards adv.

northeastwards

(ˌnɔːθˈiːstwədz; ˌnɔːrˈiːstwədz) or

northeastward

adv
(Physical Geography) to the northeast
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YesterdayAC/[euro]a[euro]zC/s trough of Westerly Wave over Northern parts of the country has slightly moved Northeastwards.
The depression in the Arabian Sea that caused the cloudburst in the Gujarat region on Wednesday had now moved northeastwards and weakened into a low pressure area over northwest Madhya Pradesh and adjoining south Uttar Pradesh.
According to Met office, Continental air is prevailing over most parts of the country; whereas, a shallow trough of westerly wave is also prevailing over Kashmir and adjoining areas, and likely to move northeastwards during next 12 hours.
Issuing a yellow warning for wind, it said: "A deepening area of low pressure is expected to track northeastwards, passing close to the extreme northwest of Scotland on Thursday.
BD28) (viii) On both sides of the un-named road leading to Coleg Cymunedol Y Dderwen, eastwards then northeastwards for a distance of approximately 115 metres (126 yards) from its junction with Heol yr Ysgol, Ynysawdre.
According to synoptic conditions, seasonal low lies over Baluchistan with its trough extending northeastwards.
Dubbed The Valentine's Day Storm, the deluge is expected to develop near the Azores, running northeastwards across Wales and England during today and tomorrow.
As much as 20mm of rain could fall in the West Midlands before the sogginess spreads northeastwards.
This is expected to run northeastwards, across England and Wales during Monday, with very strong winds on its southern and western flanks.
This is expected to run northeastwards, probably across England and Wales tomorrow, with very strong winds on its southern and western flanks.
This is expected to run northeastwards, probably across England and Wales, with very strong winds on its southern and western flanks.
It will move initially north-northwestwards during next 12 hours and thereafter northeastwards towards Bangladesh-Myanmar coast," said a Met official bulletin.

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