Souwester Fisherman's Hat, Atlantic Stormy Weather Rain Hat
Ask Any Sailor A Sou'wester Rain Hat Is the Best Headgear for Keeping Absolutely Dry. Gordon's fisherman hat style.
The yellow PVC coated polyester is completely waterproof, so if you ever wanted to stand out in a torrential downpour, your hair won't get wet.
This Rain Hat was made famous by fishermen in the stormy Atlantic, they have relied on this style rain hat to keep their heads dry and keep other elements off the neck and eventually backs of the men. They called it a "sou'wester" after the vicious winds coming off the Atlantic.
The famous Sou Wester hat. The flexible front and long back keeps water off face and neck. It offers excellent coverage in foul weather and is suitable for fishing, sailing, and site seeing. Available in yellow. The Maritime Sou'Wester is a yellow rain hat that can stand up to years of the worst kind of weather.
There's a reason why you'll see this rain hat on all those cans of chowder...it's been around a long time and it works. Born and bred in the North Atlantic, I suspect it has been worn in every body of water that was even suspected of having a fish in it.
Now you can use the same hat to protect the back and neck when spraying with overhead blast sprayers. Heavy Duty chemical-resistant PVC will hold up in all kind of conditions. Chin strap hold hat on in windy conditions. Completely impervious to rain Protects the neck as well as the face and head. Wipe clean with damp cloth and mild soap.
Proven by years at sea and worn by fishermen worldwide, this classic style is still the best for dry headgear.
Please note that color shades will vary from manufacturer and may not match other rain suits, rain coats and rain gear.
Color: Choose Yellow or Green
Extra wide brim
Adjustable cloth chin strap