Winning numbers for the Nov. 6 Powerball jackpot

The Powerball jackpot for the upcoming Wednesday drawing has surged to an estimated $196 million due to the lack of a jackpot winner in the recent Monday drawing. 

In that draw, the winning numbers drawn just after 11 p.m. ET were 12, 25, 40, 59, and 61, with the Powerball number being 26 and a Power Play of 2X.

The anticipation surrounding the Wednesday drawing is palpable, as the potential jackpot winner, should they choose the cash option, will take home a substantial prize exceeding $90.2 million, according to the lottery.

The Powerball lottery continues to capture the imagination of people across the nation, offering the prospect of a life-changing windfall and financial security. 

As the jackpot climbs, it fuels the dreams and hopes of countless players who aspire to be the next lucky recipient of this substantial prize.

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