AINA HAINA, Hawaii - On Oahu, American Red Cross volunteers conducted damage assessments in Windward Oahu and East Honolulu on Saturday, and spent Sunday distributing clean up kits to affected residents. Island News followed them around Papai Street in Aina Haina, which the Red Cross says is one of the hardest hit areas on Oahu.

On Kauai,  American Red Cross volunteers opened shelters at Hanalei Elementary,  Kapaa Middle School, and Church of the Pacific in Princeville at 8 p.m. Saturday night for those affected by flash flooding and landslides on the north shore.

Air rescue operations commenced on the North Shore area of Kauai. The Kauai Fire Department is coordinating with the US Coast Guard to provide air and search and rescue operations on the North Shore.

A Honolulu Fire Department helicopter and rescue crew is being deployed to provide support.  Red Cross set up a reception center/ shelter at the Church of the Pacific to receive evacuees from the North Shore.