It flows northward and then turns in a northwesterly direction, emptying finally in Puget Sound at the city of Seattle.
A creek ran out of its northwesterly end, flowing in that direction.
For instance, during the northern winter and spring months, northwesterly swells abound.
The northwesterly direction that they were following confirmed him in this belief.
All at once he saw something in the distance which caused him to turn his plane in a northwesterly direction.
They were located just one mile outside the city in a northwesterly direction.
Gradually the land-surface took on the appearance of a great sand-sea, with billows rolling back in a northwesterly direction.
The German battle cruisers also turned to a northwesterly course.
Westerly wind, with northwesterly by way of a pleasant variety; such is our daily fare week after week.
northwesterly aspects are therefore driest and warmest, hence also grass-covered.