Patagonia Torrentshell Pants - Women's 2012: Lightweight, waterproof, and breathable, the Patagonia Torrentshell Pants keep you singing in the rain even when thunderstorms start to boom. The 2.5-layer nylon pants with a Deluge® DWR finish feature a simple pull-on style with an elastic drawcord waistband, articulated knees, and three zippered pockets, keeping you warm and prepared for anything nature might throw at you.
2.5-layer, 2.6 oz 50D 100% nylon ripstop
Deluge® DWR (durable water repellent) Finish Patagonia's proprietary durable water repellent fabric finish, Deluge® DWR, lasts substantially longer than a standard DWR's. Garments with the Deluge® DWR finish have like-new repellency after years of extensive use.
H2No® this barrier is Patagonia's standard for 100% waterproof and breathable protection. H2No® is created by adding a waterproof and breathable laminate or coating to a high performance protective fabric. This fabric package blocks wind and water on the outside while allowing water vapor generated by your body to escape.
Elasticized self-fabric waistband with internal drawcord pulls on for easy use
Pants stow in left-handed pocket
Adjustable, self-fabric hook-and-loop closure at ankle
Deluge DWR-treated zipper to the knee