Shires Tempest Original 200g Medium Weight Combo Turnout Rug Sheep Print. The Shires Tempest Original 200 Combo Turnout Rug is a waterproof and breathable medium weight turnout rug ideal for the changeable early spring and autumn weather. The Tempest Original offers a 600D ShireTex outer and taped seams for maximum protection against the weather. The ShireTex outer is a waterproof and breathable fabric that has been coated with a special hydrophilic coating. The hydrophilic coating draws excess sweat and moisture to the outside of the rug ensuring the horse stays dry and comfortable. Read more… The Tempest offers a deep cut, with a 200g filling for warmth and comfort, whilst the integrated contoured neck cover is ideal for sensitive horses and helps to keep them clean. The rug also features twin surcingle chest fastenings, adjustable cross surcingles, adjustable fillet strap, a full lining and a tail flap.