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Just longer than mid-thigh, the Marmot Whitehall rain jacket's 2-layer, seam-taped construction is both waterproof and breathable for full comfort in every condition the city throws your way.

- REI

A featherweight phenom, the minimalist construction of Marmot's Women's Essence makes use of state-of-the-art NanoPro MemBrain stretch fabric that is waterproof and breathable. The attached hood, integrated cooling vents and a free-moving design enhance the sleek, streamlined shape. Pocket-less, except for a single chest pocket, this hooded diva weighs in at a slight 5.8 ounces, making her stealthy and ready to roll.

- CampSaver.com

The Marmot Women's Whitehall Jacket is a rain jacket for whatever brings you into the city. The regular Fit slips easily over office wear to out-on-the-town appArel, shielding your Upper half down to the mid-tHigh from wind and rain. Marmot MemBrain(R), 100% nylon melange ripstop fabric is tough, durable and 100% seam taped for waterproof protection. The drop hood stays out of the way or protects your cArefully sculpted hairstyle, or remove it completely for a whole new look. The hood, not your hair. Two flapped hand pockets and an internal zippered pocket keep valuables close-by, from gloves to wallet and keys. Features of the Marmot Women's Whitehall Jacket Marmot MemBrain Waterproof/Breathable fabric 100% seam taped 2-layer construction Removable hood Flapped hand Pockets Internal Zippered Pocket

- Moosejaw

The ultralight Marmot Women's Essence Jacket is the perfect choice for climbing, backpacking, hiking, or running sessions when the weather is uncertain. Its NanoPro MemBrain shell has better waterproof and breathable protection than most ski jackets have, and this fully-taped jacket still weighs only five ounces to keep the weight off your mountainous adventures. The Essence's athletic fit includes Angel-Wing Movement for unimpeded mobility in the vertical world, and integrated cooling vents ensure excellent airflow throughout. This jacket also includes an adjustable hood with a laminated brim that stays out of eyesight while you're belaying, asymmetric cuffs that keep off your hands, a drawcord at the hem for a snug fit, and a zippered chest pocket to protect your phone.

- Backcountry.com

Marmot Womens Essence Jacket - Description A featherweight phenom, the minimalist construction of the Women's Essence makes use of state-of-the-art NanoProA(R) MemBrainA(R) stretch fabric that is waterproof and breathable. The attached hood, integrated cooling vents and a free-moving design enhance the sleek, streamlined shape. Pocket-less, except for a single chest pocket, this hooded diva weighs in at a slight 5.8 ounces, making her stealthy and ready to roll. Features *20 denier Stretch NanoPro(TM) MembrainA(R) Waterproof/Breathable *100% Seam Taped *Helmet Compatible Hood with Moldable Brim *Chest Pockets with Water Resistant Zips *Integrated Cooling Vents *Asymmetric Cuffs with Elastic *360 Degree Reflectivity *Elastic Drawcord Hem *Angel-Wing Movement(TM)

- Massey's Outfitters