CapeFear Storm Pants feature hi-tech HydraLyte Nylon fabric which allows excess heat to escape while keeping wind and rain out. Taped seams for complete water proofing. The Storm pants are lite weight for Spring and Fall. Cut is loose to allow for base layering in Winter. Other features include open pant hem with 9" zippers with a mini-storm flap and Velcro® closure, Elasticized waist with drawstring and zippered front and back pockets.