Tropical Cyclone Anja grows in the S. Indian Ocean
Topical systems in the Indian Ocean basin are known as Tropical Cyclones regardless of the storm's intensity.
Yesterday's forecast indicated that Anja would remain as a tropical storm until early int he week and then grow to a Cat 1 storm before diminishing. Now indications are that Anja will grow to a Cat 3 level storm by Sunday night local time and remain as a severe cyclone until mid week whe conditions result in a sudden drop in intensity as well as faster forward motion including a turn from the southwest to the south-southeast.
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