SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Wednesday night’s Powerball drawing caused a buying frenzy across the Bay Area as players sought to strike on an estimated jackpot of $550 million.
The winning numbers were drawn at 8 p.m.: 10-14-50-53-63-Power-21.READ MORE: UPDATE: Fire Destroys 2 Pleasant Hill Homes; Resident Still Missing, Firefighter Suffers Burns
According to CBS News, no winning tickets bought on Wednesday matched all six winning numbers, so the jackpot for Saturday night’s Powerball drawing will be at least $625 million. This marks the fourth time the jackpot has been over $600 million.READ MORE: Drought: Transbay Pipeline, Desalination Plant Could Boost Marin's Dwindling Water Supply
The cash payout option will be at least an estimated $380.6 million.
The pot has been building since the end of December, when the Powerball jackpot was last awarded to a winner. There have been over 20 drawings with no one selecting the six lucky numbers.MORE NEWS: U.S. Supreme Court Sides With College Athletes In Key Compensation Case
The odds of winning a Powerball jackpot are 1 in 292.2 million.