HARTLEPOOL will be hit by heavy rainfall this week with showers forecast every day except Wednesday.
Temperatures are expected to reach 16C on Monday but showers are predicted from around 11am and will last throughout the afternoon and into the evening.
The rain will continue to fall on Tuesday although temperatures will rise slightly again and reach highs of 18C.
Hartlepool residents should expect a dry and fine day on Wednesday with temperatures staying around the same however the showers will return again on Thursday although it will continue to remain warm.
Friday isn’t forecast to be much better with showers again expected throughout the day.