Powerball Jackpot Reaches $394 Million

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The Powerball jackpot for the Wednesday, January 29th, drawing is an estimated $394 million with a cash value of $274.6 million. This is the highest the Powerball jackpot has been since last March when a $768.4 million jackpot was hit in Wisconsin.

Powerball tickets cost $2 ($3 with the Powerplay option that increases non-jackpot prizes). Tickets can be purchased at any West Virginia Lottery retailer up until 9:59 p.m. ET on a drawing date. Drawings are every Wednesday and Saturday at 10:59 p.m.