July 24, 2016; 4:33 AM ET
Stifling heat has been baking the central United States but will finally ease across northern areas this weekend. more >
Hot with intervals of clouds and sun; a thunderstorm on the prowl this afternoon
Partly cloudy and humid with a shower or thunderstorm in the area
Rises at 6:12 AM with 14:25 of sunlight, then sets at 8:37 PM
Rises at 11:39 PM with 12:43 of moolight, then sets at 12:22 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.