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This is about as light as a waterproof can get, and it's packed with impressive features that defy its scant 218 gram weight. Micro-stitched, Gore-Tex Paclite fabric offers an excellent performance rain barrier, yet packs down like a t-shirt.
GORE-TEX® Paclite®: guaranteed to keep you dry
Micro-stitched and 100% seam taped - for maximum waterproof protection
Gale-force hood with laminated wire brim
ERG hood adjustment system
Water resistant front zips
Pack Pockets™ with water-resistant zips - pack pockets with water-resistant zips
Asymmetric cuffs with Velcro adjustment
Integrated laser-drilled pocket backing for enhanced breathability
Elastic draw cord hem - for adjustability in serious weather
Angel-Wing Movement™ - allows full range of motion in arms so jacket doesn't ride up
Sized specifically for women - to fit Your body, not a smaller men's version
Colours: Cardinal, Black, Bluestone
Sizes: UK 8-16
Centre back length: 65.4cm (medium size)
Main material: GORE-TEX® Paclite® 100% nylon ripstop
The Whisperlite Jacket is available form the following UK Marmot stockists:
Lightweight and highly breathable waterproof protection.
Mountain Equipment Quarrel Jacket
Designed for "high mountain treks and big ski days" the Quarrel is a light Gore-Tex shell with 'C-KNIT backer' for greater softness and packability. It's something a bit different, says Hugh Simons
Rab Sharp Edge Jacket
The Sharp Edge is a versatile and genuinely female-tailored ski mountaineering shell that will serve you well both up and downhill, all season long, says Rebecca Ting
SALEWA Puez Tirolwool Celliant Jacket
This pull-on style jacket from Salewa uses a unique wool blend as insulation. Theo Moore describes it as a heavy mid-layer: warmer and more water resistant than a fleece, but more athletically-cut than a duvet.
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