Though not authorized for active duty personnel, the Hot Weather Uniform is authorized as an optional uniform for Auxiliarists where and when authorized. If modified standard Coast Guard blue utility trousers are worn, then a black web belt with a silver buckle and tip is worn. The buckle may be plain or display the Auxiliary emblem. If modified ODU trousers are worn, then the standard black ODU belt or the optional riggers belt is worn. Refer to the AUXMAN, Chapter 10 Section H.3 for more information.
Check with your Chain of Leadership to ascertain whether your Command/Sector is authorized to wear a Hot Weather Uniform.