BOSTON (CBS) — While it may only be October 1, the city of Boston is looking ahead to winter. Piles of salt started popping up Monday morning.

Salt piles in South Boston (WBZ-TV)

Dump trucks started piling up the road salt around 6:30 a.m. in South Boston.

Hopefully, the piles won’t be put to use anytime soon, but you never know in New England!