What direction are we looking in this photo of West Wittering beach in West Sussex, UK?
Clues (if you want them):
- All dunes form with a shallow slope on the windward side and steeper slope on downwind side.
- 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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