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Coast Guard crews continue rescue operations on Kauai

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HANALEI, Hawaii -

Kauai County got 27 inches of rain through the weekend causing massive floods, which left some people stranded. Coast Guard helicopters flew in from Oahu to rescue two stranded hikers. Roadways were impassable. Many homes, businesses, and communities were cut-off because of all the rain. Dozens of homes are damaged. About 40 people, mostly tourists were left stranded at a Red Cross Evacuation Shelter which at one point, ran out of food and water.