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The collar and hood are really key to keeping warm and dry. Also, double cuffs on the sleeves are important. Nothing sucks worse than reaching up to adjust something and have water run down your arm and soak you. Good foul weather gear will have an inner cuff that has a rubber, pvc, or neoprene seal that prevents that from happening.
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