Powerball jackpot reaches $345 million

Posted at 3:12 PM, Oct 17, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-17 15:12:38-04

FOX 17 – While you are waiting for Friday night’s $900 million Mega Millions drawing, you can test your numbers Wednesday night in the Powerball game.

The Powerball jackpot has hit $345 million for this evening’s drawing.  The drawing is at 10:59 p.m. Tickets are available online or at retailers until 10:45 p.m.

No one matched Tuesday night’s Mega Millions drawing which has now pushed that jackpot to over $900 million.

The largest jackpot in the U.S. was a $1.6 billion jackpot in Powerball in January 2016.