Examples from the Web for north-northeast
What saves the office, given its tiny size, is a tall bank of four windows that look out to the north-northeast.
"North-northeast," added Christy, as he settled back in the stern sheets.Within The Enemy's Lines|Oliver Optic
The other reason is because it runs up generally in a northerly direction, or between north by east and north-northeast.Journal of Jasper Danckaerts, 1679-1680|Jasper Danckaerts
This current was steered around the north side of the LOW and met the north-northeast wind.Wind and Weather|Alexander McAdie
The former consulted his compass, and saw, with satisfaction, that the wind was carrying them toward the north-northeast.Five Weeks in a Balloon|Jules Verne
This day was exceedingly fine and pleasant, a storm of wind and rain from north-northeast, last night, having cooled the air.History of the Expedition under the Command of Captains Lewis and Clark, Vol. I.|Meriwether Lewis and William Clark