UNDATED (KDAL) - Once lottery jackpots pass the quarter of a billion dollar mark, the lines to buy a ticket start getting longer. Expect some bigger crowds at Powerball outlets as the jackpot for the Wednesday night drawing is an estimated 284 million dollars. The cash value for a single winner would be 162.7 million. The odds of winning about one in 175 million. Powerball is played in both Minnesota and Wisconsin.