As predicted, the centre of Tropical Cyclone Ana Category 2 has tracked over the Central Division and is currently moving at 11km/hr over the coast of Viti Levu between Suva and Navua, heading for Kadavu.
By midday today, the center of TC Ana was located over the coast of Viti Levu between Suva and Navua heading towards Kadavu.
Very strong winds have been reported over Kadavu this morning and are expected to pick up as the center approaches closer to Kadavu.
TC Ana is expected to pass Kadavu tonight.
Close to the centre of TC Ana, destructive storm force winds with average speeds of 100km/hr and momentary gusts of up to 140km/hr will continue to be felt over Viti Levu, Yasawa and Mamanuca Group, the western half of Vanua Levu, Lomaiviti Group, Vatulele, Beqa, Kadavu and nearby smaller islands and the Moala Group.
Winds of these strength and speed can cause significant damage to trees, weak structures and houses, heavy damage to crops and power failures. Small crafts may break moorings due to storms force winds.