December 26, 2014; 6:51 AM ET
Boston will continue to escape more typical winter cold until next week. more >
Windy with intermittent snow
Rises at 7:14 AM with 9:30 of sunlight, then sets at 4:44 PM
Rises at 5:06 AM with 9:59 of moolight, then sets at 3:05 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.