More information on Coastal Foul Weather Gear:
For the “not quite offshore” crowd, where turning back is definitely not an option and the weather might take some nasty turns for a few days, this is the foul weather gear for you. Designed to be worn for days on end, this foul weather gear is lightweight but rugged enough for light offshore use. The gear in this category features full height collars, three layer waterproof and breathable fabrics, double cuffs, reflective details, high-contrast hoods, and reinforced high-wear areas.
APS carries top of the line gear from the best foul weather gear outfitters in sailing apparel. Check out these highlights-
Musto Coastal Gear:
The MPX Gore-Tex Coastal by Musto is available in a jacket, smock, and trouser. This foul weather gear features Gore-Tex Pro Shell construction and a reduced-bulk design that is articulated for an expanded range of movement. This foul weather gear makes it easy to see why offshore sailors consistently turn to Musto.
SLAM Coastal Gear:
The Force 3 by Slam will not only keep you thoroughly protected from the elements, it will also have you looking great on and off the boat.
Gill Coastal Gear:
The OS2 line by Gill is designed for the serious coastal sailor. This foul weather line utilizes Gill's 3-Dot, 2 layer microporous laminate that keeps you dry and comfortable and makes coastal sailing infinitely more enjoyable.
Henri Lloyd Coastal Gear:
Henri Lloyd's Ultimate Cruiser Jacket and Trousers pair together nicely for a fully functional set of coastal foul weather gear. Using Henri Lloyd's laminate fabric and a SDWR finish (super durable water repellency), these pieces will provide all of the water protection you could possibly want from a set of coastal foul weather gear.
Zhik Coastal Gear:
The Aroshell by Zhik has n slim cut with a tough structure for coastal weather. Designed to be fast, lightweight, comfortable with optional an Hi-Vis hood to keep you dry and performing at peak levels you can't go wrong with this gear.