When it comes to braving the elements out at sea, the Helly Hansen Storm Waterproof Rain Jacket and Bib Pant set a new standard for commercial fishing outerwear. Crafted with a keen focus on durability and waterproofing, these garments are designed to keep fishermen dry and comfortable even in the harshest conditions.

Both the Storm Jacket and Bib Pant feature a robust construction with 100% PVC on 100% Polyester knit fabric, boasting a weight of 310g/m². This combination not only ensures exceptional waterproofing but also offers a level of durability necessary for the demanding environment of commercial fishing.

The versatile Storm Jacket, suitable for both men and women, features an Adjustable Hood, Neoprene cuffs, a Napoleon pocket with YKK® zipper, and inside stash pocket for essential functionality and comfort.Helly Hansen photo.

One of the standout features of these garments is the incorporation of stretch fabric, which enhances mobility and flexibility, crucial for maneuvering on board during adverse weather. Whether battling rain, wind, or spray, fishermen can move with ease, thanks to this thoughtful design element.

The Storm Jacket and Bib Pant are equipped with practical features aimed at enhancing functionality and convenience. Neoprene cuffs and a double storm flap over the front zipper provide added protection against rain and spray, ensuring that moisture stays out. Additionally, both garments include inner zippered pockets, offering a secure place to store valuables or even provide entertainment with a headphone hole cleverly integrated into the storm flap.

The Storm Bib's waterproof Fabric ensures dryness while Elastic Suspenders and an Adjustable Waist provide comfort and flexibility. Plus, keep your essentials secure with the Inner Chest Pocket featuring a YKK® zipper. Helly Hansen photo.

Comfort is further prioritized with features such as elastic adjustable suspenders and an adjustable snap at the waist in the Bib Pant, ensuring a customizable fit that remains comfortable throughout long hours on deck.

Notably, these garments are also environmentally conscious, crafted with phthalate-free fabrics that minimize their environmental footprint while maintaining their exceptional performance.

The Storm Waterproof Rain Jacket and Bib Pant deliver on all fronts, offering unmatched protection, durability, and comfort for commercial fishermen facing the challenges of the open sea. With its exceptional quality, this outerwear set becomes an essential companion for your on-deck weather needs.

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Doug Stewart is a Digital Project Manager & Art Director for National Fisherman, with over 10+ years of commercial marine industry knowledge. He lives in Portland, Maine.

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