Beach pollution forecast datafeed

Use our daily beach pollution report coding in your web and mobile applications.

We have created a data feed for you to use in your web and mobile applications. It is a custom namespace within our RSS feed.

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  <channel>
    <generator>Office of Environment &amp; Heritage - Beachwatch</generator>
    <ttl>60</ttl>
    <language>en-au</language>
    <title>Sydney Ocean Beaches Pollution Forecast</title>
    <link>http://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/beachapp/OceanBulletin.aspx</link>
    <description>Sydney Ocean Beaches beach pollution forecast, from Palm Beach to Oak Park.</description>
    <pubDate>Mon, 15 Jul 2013 02:05:00 +10:00</pubDate>
    <lastBuildDate>Mon, 15 Jul 2013 02:05:00 +10:00</lastBuildDate>
    <atom:updated>2013-07-15T02:05:00Z</atom:updated>
    <bw:data>
      <bw:weather>Sunny.</bw:weather>
      <bw:winds>Light.</bw:winds>
      <bw:rainfall>0mm in the previous 24 hours</bw:rainfall>
      <bw:airTemp>20</bw:airTemp>
      <bw:oceanTemp>18</bw:oceanTemp>
      <bw:swell>Easterly around 1 metre.</bw:swell>
      <bw:highTide>1.4 metres at 1:08 PM</bw:highTide>
      <bw:lowTide>0.5 metres at 6:42 AM</bw:lowTide>
      <bw:alert><![CDATA[Algae has been reported at many of Sydney'c ocean beaches. It may cause skin irritations.]]></bw:alert>
      <bw:alert><![CDATA[Tsunami alert. There may be minor sea level rise along the NSW coast.]]></bw:alert>
    </bw:data>
    <item>
      <pubDate>Mon, 15 Jul 2013 02:05:00 +10:00</pubDate>
      <lastBuildDate>Mon, 15 Jul 2013 02:05:00 +10:00</lastBuildDate>
      <atom:updated>2013-07-15T02:05:00Z</atom:updated>
      <title>Palm Beach</title>
      <link>http://webtest/beachapp/OceanBulletin.aspx</link>
      <guid isPermaLink="false" />
      <category>Pollution is unlikely</category>
      <category>Sydney Northern Ocean Beaches</category>
      <category>Pittwater Council</category>
      <description>
        <![CDATA[...]]>
      </description>
      <georss:point>-33.59749 151.325147</georss:point>
      <bw:data>
        <bw:title>Today's beach conditions</bw:title>
        <bw:advice>Pollution is unlikely. Enjoy your swim!</bw:advice>
        <bw:update><![CDATA[Beach closed due to dangerous surf conditions.]]></bw:update>
        <bw:patrolInfo><![CDATA[Patrolled between September and April.]]></bw:patrolInfo>
        <bw:address>Ocean Road, Palm Beach</bw:address>
        <bw:latitude>-33.59749</bw:latitude>
        <bw:longitude>151.325147</bw:longitude>
      </bw:data></item>
      <item>
        ...