The Powerball lottery jackpot for Saturday night is now an estimated $640 million after no one won Wednesday's drawing.
The Powerball jackpot for Saturday’s lottery drawing has climbed to an estimated $640 million with a cash option of $478.7 million — making it the potentially the eighth largest in U.S.
The Powerball jackpot hasn’t been won since Sept.
If someone wins the jackpot Saturday night it would be the fifth-biggest Powerball prize.
Wednesday’s winning numbers were: 4, 19, 23, 25 and 49.
The odds of hitting the Powerball jackpot are 292,201,388 to 1.
A player who buys a $2 ticket has about a 1 in 11,688,053 chance to match five numbers and win at least $1 million, while the odds are 913,129 to 1 of winning the third prize of at least $50,000.