Rain and heat on Rockhampton's horizon this week
IT'S predicted to be cloudy and drizzly this week in Rockhampton, but the heat still isn't going anywhere.
According to the Bureau of Meteorology, a high temperature of 34 degrees is expected every day this week except Wednesday, which has a high of 33.
Yeppoon will be slightly cooler, with high temps of 30 degrees expected throughout the week.
Today brings a 70% chance of rain near the Yeppoon coast with the possibility of a thunderstorm in the morning - Rockhampton can expect a 60% chance of rain.
The chance of rain will hang around the region for the remainder of the week with showers and light winds predicted right through until Sunday.
Monday: 34 max; 60% chance of rain
Tuesday: 34 max; 20% chance of rain
Wednesday: 33 max; 30% chance of rain
Thursday: 34 max; 30% chance of rain
Friday: 34 max; 30% chance of rain
Saturday: 34 max; 30% chance of rain