Friday night's Mega Millions drawing could bring $450M jackpot

Friday night's Mega Millions drawing could bring $450M jackpot

- Lottery officials said the winning ticket for the $450 million Mega Millions jackpot was sold in Port Richey.

The Pasco County player is the only victor of the fourth largest Mega Millions jackpot in the Florida Lotterys history. The winning numbers were 28, 30, 39, 59, 70 and the Mega Ball was 10. She says higher jackpots mean more ticket sales.

The next Mega Millions drawing will be held on January 9 with an estimated $40 million jackpot. "We're looking forward to Saturday's $570 million Powerball jackpot".

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Winter Storm Grayson has already started to hit the southeastern coast, with flurries of snow in Tallahassee, Florida. Tallahassee received.1 inches of snow accumulation by Wednesday morning, according to the National Weather Service .

The chances of holding a Mega Millions ticket with the winning numbers are about 1 in 302.6 million, while the odds of winning Powerball's jackpot stand at 1 in 292.2 million. What would you do if you won the lottery?

Mega Millions drawings take place each Tuesday and Friday evening. For an additional $1 per play, players have the opportunity to add a "Megaplier" that can multiply non-jackpot prizes by up to five times.

Meanwhile, the Powerball jackpot continues to rise ahead of its drawing on Saturday night.

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