Partly sunny with a thunderstorm in parts of the area this afternoon
A shower or thunderstorm in spots early this evening; otherwise, partly cloudy
Rises at 7:08 AM with 12:48 of sunlight, then sets at 7:56 PM
Rises at 9:41 AM with 11:58 of moolight, then sets at 9:39 PM
Dec 5, 2012; 5:00 AM ET Now that it's cold enough to hit the slopes, you may want to look more closely at what materials your winter sports gear is made of. As it turns out, not all waterproofing is created equal.