Partly sunny with a thunderstorm in the area late this afternoon
A thunderstorm in spots this evening; otherwise, mainly clear and mild
Rises at 5:41 AM with 14:55 of sunlight, then sets at 8:36 PM
Rises at 11:47 PM with 12:22 of moolight, then sets at 12:09 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.