from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adv. Toward, to, or in the northeast.
- n. A northeastward direction, point, or region.
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- adj. In or toward the northeast
- adv. Toward the northeast
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. Toward the northeast.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Toward the northeast.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the compass point midway between north and east; at 45 degrees
- adv. in a northeastward direction
- adj. toward the northeast
To the south, a strong ridge of high pressure continues building northeastward from the Southern Plains.
A major warming trend commences this weekend across south central U.S. that should build north and northeastward next week.
All the models are now forecasting a major snowstorm for parts of the Midwest from Missouri northeastward into Michigan.
The tornado tore a path nearly a mile wide and decimated neighborhoods as it raked cities from the central western border with Louisiana northeastward to Alabama.
Around 7 p.m., one tornado headed northeastward along a 4.5-mile path in the Chantilly area of western Fairfax County, the National Weather Service said.
The most recent snow storm produced significant snowfall over a very large region, from West Virginia and western Virginia northeastward to Maine, with the heaviest and most damaging snow occurring in northeastern Pennsylvania, northern New Jersey, eastern New York, and a large portion of New England.
This activity will continue racing northeastward, affecting Montgomery county and possibly western Fairfax county during the next 30 minutes.
The combination of a western trough and southeastern ridge helps direct storms that form just east of the Rocky Mountains northeastward towards the Great Lakes or Ohio Valley regions.
We'll need to watch if this line of storm extends north and impacts D.C. It could miss but then grow northeastward impacting the eastern suburbs.
Officials at the Korea Meteorological Administration said Muifa will get weaker as it passes over the Korean peninsula and continues to track northeastward into Russia.