Photo of Bluebell Woods in Sussex Photo of Bluebell Woods in Sussex

Beach Hut Picture Puzzle

What direction are we looking in this photo of West Wittering beach in West Sussex, UK?

Clues (if you want them):

  1. All dunes form with a shallow slope on the windward side and steeper slope on downwind side.
  2. The prevailing wind in the UK is from the southwest.

Spoiler alert… Answer below:

We are looking southeast.

The prevailing southwesterly wind has blown from the right of the picture, creating dunes that are shallower on the right side and steeper on the left.

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