Sunshine mixing with clouds with a thundershower in parts of the area this afternoon
A thundershower in spots this evening; otherwise, partly cloudy
Rises at 6:32 AM with 13:45 of sunlight, then sets at 8:17 PM
Rises at 8:56 PM with 10:45 of moolight, then sets at 7:41 AM
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.