Partly sunny with a thunderstorm or two this afternoon
Partly cloudy with a shower or thunderstorm around
Rises at 6:46 AM with 13:23 of sunlight, then sets at 8:09 PM
Rises at 9:52 AM with 12:25 of moolight, then sets at 10:17 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.