Mainly cloudy with a shower or thunderstorm in the area this afternoon
A shower or thunderstorm in spots this evening; otherwise, patchy clouds
Rises at 6:34 AM with 13:17 of sunlight, then sets at 7:51 PM
Rises at 9:30 PM with -8:00 of moolight, then sets at 1:30 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.