[nawrth-ee-ster; Nautical nawr-ee-ster] /ˌnɔrθˈi stər; Nautical ˌnɔrˈi stər/

New England and South Atlantic States. a wind or gale from the .
Meteorology. .
/ˌnɔːθˈiːstə; nautical ˌnɔːrˈiːstə/
a strong wind or storm from the northeast

sometimes nor’easter, “wind blowing from the northeast,” 1794, from northeast.


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