Per the National Weather Service, an unusually heavy amount of rain is expected through the weekend due to an area of low pressure settling in over the mid-Atlantic. With flash flood watches, flood watches, and other alerts being issued, Brooke Volunteer Fire Department reminds everyone to stay safe - don't take unnecessary risks. If an emergency occurs, protect yourself and dial 9-1-1 as soon as you can do so safely. Use the below links for further information on the weather, flood insurance, and more.