Light weight shelters such as a tar p or ref lective space blanket can be life saving. Be sure at least one person in your par t y is car r ying something like this. Also, keep an eye open for caves or sheltered nooks in the ter rain that might ser ve well for an unplanned bivouac.
Opposite: Jasmin Caton on the crux pitch 5.11b, Speed of Life. Tuolumne Meadows, Yosemite