They've got no harbour there at all with a cat's paw of a breeze, let alone a northwester.
His engine played out and he got blown off by a northwester.
The winds have been let loose, and the cheering novelty of a northwester breaks in on our calm.
A northwester was blowing, and the weather-wise said that there would be snow ere morning.
The northwester still continued, with a clear blue sky, without a cloud overhead by day, and a bright cold moon by night.
"northwester coming," said the Tennessee Shad under his breath.
On the tenth day out, a northwester began to pipe and ripen to a gale as the sea rose with it.
She headed thence for Portsmouth, when she was overtaken in the Channel by the northwester.
Yet this, were it not for the time it happened, was to the surrounding tumult, as a dying sigh to the roar of a northwester.
All might still have gone well had the northwester continued as it was.