• (adv): In a northeastward direction.
    Example: "The river flows northeastward to the gulf"
    Synonyms: northeastwardly
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on northeastward:

Alabama State Route 69 - Route Description
... the northern part of the county, the route turns northeastward as it approaches Linden ... North of Jasper, State Route 69 resumes its northeastward trajectory as it leads towards Cullman ... As State Route 69 leads northward from Cullman, it continues its northeastward orientation ...
Hurricane Michelle - Meteorological History
... A north-northeastward track that began early on October 31 brought the center back over the Caribbean waters later that day near Cabo Gracias a Dios on the border ... Michelle turned slowly north-northeastward after November 3, while some fluctuations in intensity occurred ... km/h) on November 4 while accelerating northeastward ...
1977 Atlantic Hurricane Season - Storms - Hurricane Clara
... The depression initially drifted east-northeastward and soon moved offshore ... By late on September 10, Clara accelerated northeastward and became extratropical at 1200 UTC on September 11 ... The remnants of Clara continued northeastward and were absorbed by another extratropical low pressure system on September 12 ...
Tropical Storm Gilda (1973) - Storm History
... However, after formation the depression moved slowly north-northeastward ... stationary for another 24 hours before accelerating northeastward, under the influence of an upper-level trough exiting the east coast of the United States ... Subsequently it turned northeastward, and on October 27 attained a minimum pressure of 984 mbar, the lowest of its duration while tropical or subtropical ...
Louisiana Highway 8 - Route Description
171 at the northern city limits and joins and runs concurrent with LA 28 east, and continues northeastward as a four lane divided Highway ... In Rapides Parish, LA 8 continues northeastward, passing north of Lake Rodemacher, and merges with I-49 for approximately a mile ... LA 8 then turns northeastward and enters La Salle Parish ...

More definitions of "northeastward":

  • (adj): Toward the northeast.